Atlanto-axial dislocation in an 18-year-old female with yersinia arthritis
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A case of anterior atlanto-axial dislocation in an 18-year-old female with arthritis due to Yersinia enterocolitica 3 is reported. We draw attention to the importance of investigating the cervical spine even in young patients with a short history of arthritis. Physical treatment indications and contra-indications should be taken into consideration.
Key wordsAtlanto-Axial Dislocation Cervical Spine Reactive Arthritis Yersinia
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