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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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Jones fractures are known for prolonged healing and nonunion, as well as a high rate of complications.
Surgical fixation is favored for injured athletes with Jones fractures because failure rates are lower and both clinical union and return to play are shorter.
Yue and Marcus reported success with open reduction and internal fixation of Jones fracture with bone grafting in patients with diabetes.
From championship contenders, the Oklahoma City Thunder are expected to drop to the middle of the pack teams in the first two months of the NBA as it is expected to miss the services of defending league MVP Kevin Durant who went down with Jones fracture in his right foot diagnosed over the weekend.
NASDAQ: WMGI), a global orthopaedic medical device company, today announced the commercial launch of its CAROLINA[TM] Jones Fracture System for foot and ankle surgery.
5-mm diameter screw for fixation of fifth metatarsal Jones fractures, Dr.
The insertion of the FT might play an important role in the causation of torsional stresses as observed in Jones fractures and stress fractures (10).