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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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18,19) Only two cases of bilateral, three-part, anterior fracture dislocation have been described previously.
Pelvic fractures and in particular crescent fracture dislocations, which are characterised by disruption of the sacroiliac joint with extension proximally as a fracture of the posterior iliac wing, usually occur as a result of high velocity trauma (1,2).
Perilunate injuries consist of perilunate dislocations, and perilunate fracture dislocations belong to the carpal instability complex type of wrist dysfunction.
McCormack said: "It was obvious it was a fracture dislocation of the ankle.
The Wasps and England fly-half believes he could be playing again by November as he continues his recovery from a fracture dislocation of his right ankle.
Current Approach to the Complex Elbow Fracture Dislocation
He was operated on by ankle specialist James Calder just hours after he suffered a fracture dislocation of his right ankle during Wasps' Guinness Premiership play-off victory over Bath on Sunday.
May 19 - Ruled out for six months with fracture dislocation of the ankle sustained in Wasps' Guinness Premiership play-off victory over Bath.
Mr Robinson, 34, died instantly from a fracture dislocation of his spine as his Yamaha YZR 600cc 'exploded' into pieces.
He had a suspected fracture dislocation of his right hip.
Despite that he was still suffering from a laceration to his head and a suspected fracture dislocation to his left leg.
When the fracture dislocation, angulation, or translation can be reduced in traction, a C2-C3 anterior cervical discectomy and fusion can be performed.
Traumatic dislocation and fracture dislocation of the hip.
He had an operation at the University Hospital of Wales for a fracture dislocation of his right ankle and is expected to be out for four to six months.
The 20-year-old suffered a fracture dislocation of his right index finger while fielding for the Riversiders against Lancashire in the LV= County Championship in May, and suffered a recurrence of the injury during England's fourth one-day international against India in September.