A Vertebral Fracture is a crack or break in one or more of the vertebrae of the spine.
Vertebral Fracture occure in the cervical, thoracic and lumbar area of the spine.
Most Vertebral Fractures are caused from accidents such as a car accident or a fall.
Sports injuries and acts of violence are also a common cause. A common type of spinal
fracture is a compression fracture. Osteoporosis is
also a common cause of Vertebral Fractures.
Vertebral Fractures are among the most serious of fractures. Spinal cord injuries
are often caused by Vertebral Fractures.