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C2-C3 traumatic spondylolisthesis (hangman's fracture) - Levine-Edwards classification

Classification

Type I: Minimal translation (<3mm) without C2-C3 angulation; stable

Type II: Significant C2-C3 angulation and translation (>3mm); disc disruption, unstable

Type IIA: More angulation than type 2, without translation; unstable due to flexion-distraction injury

Type III : Severe C2-C3 angulation and translation; sometimes uni-/bilateral facet dislocation; unstable

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