dislocation

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a change in normal place or position

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an event that results in a displacement or discontinuity

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the act of disrupting an established order so it fails to continue

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a displacement of a part (especially a bone) from its normal position (as in the shoulder or the vertebral column)

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This type of incomplete instability is termed subluxation, as opposed to a complete dislocation where the bones of the shoulder joint do not spontaneously realign.
Type V: This higher energy variant of a type III injury represents a complete disruption of both the AC and CC ligaments, which leads to complete dislocation of the AC joint.
LOCALIZATION OF MAXILLARY AP TRAUMAS AND TYPES OF DENTAL INJURIES Fracture localization Patients (n) Tooth injuries Complete dislocation of teeth with bone defect Frontal maxilla 31 17 [+ or -] 0.
I've had my share of injuries from a blown-out disc in my back and a ruptured Achilles to tear- ing everything in my shoulder at one point with a complete dislocation," Dwayne grins with pride.
The injuries range from minor sprains to complete dislocation of the ankle, which involves surgical intervention," he informed.
Almeida's mount, Siyah Dance, suffered a complete dislocation of his left front cannon bone during the stretch run.
3] However, CDH now is considered an inaccurate and misleading term because many conditions under this customary diagnosis were neither present at birth nor associated with complete dislocation of the hip.
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