Teenager ejected from the car in a motor vehicle accident with neck pain

CT of compression fracture of C7 vertebral body
Coronal (left) and sagittal (right) 2D reconstructions from a CT without contrast of the cervical spine show lucencies through the anterior and posterior aspects of the C7 vertebral body with loss of vertebral body height noted best on the sagittal image.

The diagnosis was a compression fracture of C7.