halo cast

ha·lo cast

a cast applied to the shoulders in which metal bars are set that extend over the head to form a halo-shaped apparatus secured to the skull, from which traction may be applied to the head.

halo cast

See halo vest.
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On Thursday, Pincay learned he broke a bone in his neck and will be in a halo cast for eight weeks.
Despite the glow, you can still see the angel's face, because a halo casts no shadow.