Fig.6. Preoperative CT (A) and spondylograms (B, C) of a female patient with associated spinal trauma, a complicated fracture of ribs and a fracture of the pelvis. The first stage consisted in decompressive laminectomy of L2 vertebra, anterior decompression of the spinal cord and transpedicular fixation (D, E). Anterior corporodesis of L1-3 with an autobone was performed in 2 weeks (F, G).