compound fracture

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bone fracture associated with lacerated soft tissue or an open wound

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She sustained compound fractures, the police source said.
A POST-MORTEM on Eight Belles, whose death after the line in the Kentucky Derby has provoked outrage in the US, confirmed that she suffered compound fractures of both front legs at the fetlock joint, writes Dan Farley.
He was treated for compound fractures to his tibia and fibula.
Second row forward Mike Wainwright will be out of action for four to six weeks after suffering two compound fractures of his middle fingers on the right hand in the against Leigh Centurions last weekend