Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 98:71-72 doi:10.1136/edpract-2012-302955
  • Illuminations

A pain in the neck

  1. Helen Williams
  1. Radiology Department, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Helen Williams, Radiology Department, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH, UK; helen.williams{at}
  • Accepted 25 September 2012
  • Published Online First 30 November 2012

Answers to the following two quiz questions can be found on page 79

Theme: Neck

Select one option from the following:

  1. Acute crush fracture

  2. Infective spondylodiscitis

  3. Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

  4. Pharyngotonsillitis

  5. Retropharyngeal infection

  6. Retropharyngeal tumour

  7. Vertebral metastasis


This 4-year-old boy presented to the emergency department with neck pain …

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