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The possibility of a spinal injury must be considered anytime an
accident involves the head, face, neck, or back. Permanent paralysis may be
avoided if the injured person is kept from moving (immobilized) and is
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerDavid Messenger, MD
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& David Messenger, MD
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