fracture

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Synonyms for fracture

Synonyms for fracture

to crack or split into two or more fragments by means of or as a result of force, a blow, or strain

to undergo partial breaking

Synonyms for fracture

(geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other

the act of cracking something

violate or abuse

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interrupt, break, or destroy

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break into pieces

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become fractured

break (a bone)

fracture a bone of

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The system also contains hexalobe lag screws and threaded titanium K-wires for less complicated fractures.
Both are very complicated fractures made worse by being on the same side, the bones being osteoporitic, the bone anatomy being distorted and other issues including the paralysis of the lower limbs.
Crockett DM, Funk GE Management of complicated fractures involving the orbits and nasoethmoid complex in young children.
The first team left Birmingham on October 22 and travelled from Islamabad to Abbotabad to provide a specialist trauma service for people with serious and complicated fractures.
Surgery is the norm for more complicated fractures with pins or metal plates held in place by screws.
7-9) Transfer to an appropriate referral center for definitive treatment has to be encouraged for patients with more displaced and complicated fractures.
Approved by the FDA just three years ago, it is now being used to replace missing sections of jaws, hands, legs, and even eyes destroyed by injury or disease -- as well as to assist the mending of complicated fractures in some cases of osteoporosis.
The higher-horsepower 3D software also enables clinicians to precisely locate bone fragments in complicated fractures.