|The prodigy in pain (credit: Yahoo!Sports)|
My all-time favorite team has got its golden boy out of the game. I was a bit shocked. I followed his exploits in Barca and last year FIFA Confederations Cup. He was good back then I expected him to perform in this big game.
Fortunately, he did. Unfortunately, it didn't last long.
|Source: Barca Blaugranes|
The vertebrae affected is the third lumbar vertebrae. To be specific, its transverse process. We learnt that it is the site for back muscle attachment. Hence, he's quite lucky because the spinal cord is apparently not injured. His doctor said:
"The CT showed a
Since we are here, let's do some revision on the labeling of the vertebrae:
And now the functions:
Hope you get well soon!