Quiz: Spinal Trauma
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A 22-year-old man is brought to the emergency department after sustaining spinal trauma during a motor vehicle collision. On admission the patient is conscious. During physical examination, no sensation or movement is noted in the legs, wrists, and hands. However, he is able to move the shoulders and bend at the elbows. Biceps jerk reflex is absent. This patient has most likely sustained an injury at which of the following locations of the spine? 

  • A.

    C4 and C5

  • B.

    C5 and C6

  • C.

    C6 and C7

  • D.

    C7 and C8

Am I correct?