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Table 1 Shows TLCS classification [8]

From: Accuracy of MRI (TLICS vs AOSIS) in assessment of thoracolumbar spine injuries for guiding treatment

Injury category Point value
Injury morphology
 Compression 1
 Burst 2
 Translation or rotation 3
 Distraction 4
PLC status
 Intact 0
 Suspected 2
 Injured 3
Neurological status
 Nerve root involvement 2
 Spinal cord or conus medullaris injury 3
 Incomplete 3
 Complete 2
 Cauda equina syndrome 3