closed fracture

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Related to closed fracture: compound fracture, stress fracture, Complex fracture, pathological fracture
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Synonyms for closed fracture

an uncomplicated fracture in which the broken bones to not pierce the skin

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The GEM OS2 pilot trial, which will include up to 20 volunteer patients, will evaluate safety and clinical utility in closed fractures of the distal radius.
One closed fracture was complicated by superficial hematoma formation 15 days after definitive fixation from excessive anticoagulation following the diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis.
Once the industry transitions to ICD-10, for example, a physician might see a code for: "Other fracture of shaft of unspecified femur, subsequent encounter for closed fracture with delayed healing.
A closed fracture will often have extensive bruising and swelling of the skin.
S42,251A: Displaced fracture of greater tuberosity of right humerus, initial encounter for closed fracture.
A computed tomography (CT) of the coxofemoral joint showed a minimally displaced, simple closed fracture of the left femoral neck, with sclerosis of the fracture fragments.
Healthcare Costs for Males After Closed Fracture in Commercially Insured and Medicare Advantage Populations From a National Health Plan Lead Author: Susan K.
Paddy Brennan Suffered a closed fracture of his arm in a fall at Perth on June 30.