displaced fracture


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fracture in which the two ends of the broken bone are separated from one another

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Meanwhile, the British man sustained fracture in his skull and spine and a clavicular displaced fracture plus injuries to his legs.
9,14] Radiographically, there was no difference in the percentage of displaced fractures in both the groups preoperatively.
16 studied 102 patients with displaced fracture of the femoral neck who treated either by open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) or THR.
A preoperative CT scan reveals a comminuted right naso-orbital-ethomoid fracture, posteriorly displaced fracture segments from the anterior table of the frontal sinus and frontal process of the maxilla, a comminuted posterior table fracture, and a small area of pneumocephalus.
There was the spinous process of C3, which was a minimally displaced fracture at the tip of C3 and a compression fracture of T6 (thoracic vertebrae).
He also sustained a displaced fracture to his skull and it was the latter injury, rather than the break to his neck, that has cut short his career.
This would not only help in reducing the time wasted from training schedule but will also help prevent catastrophic complications like AVNFH, non union and malunion, arising from the displaced fracture segments.
Krotscheck: "If we see a minimally displaced fracture or just a hairline fracture in the bone, we might use external coaptation--a simple splint or cast that stabilizes the limb until the bone heals.
S42,251A: Displaced fracture of greater tuberosity of right humerus, initial encounter for closed fracture.
Within an hour, Vatuvei's worst fears were realised with team doctor Simon Mayhew confirming x-rays revealed a displaced fracture of his radius and announcing the player would return to Auckland for an operation.
The court noted that the estate's amended complaint alleges that "on or about April 25, 2008, while left unrestrained and unattended in the CCU, Alfredo Perez fell from his hospital bed and suffered a displaced fracture to the surgical neck of the humerus of his left arm.
This resulted in a displaced fracture of his jaw which required hospital treatment, surgery, and the insertion of two metal plates to straighten his jaw.
With increased awareness and today's improved imaging techniques, it's rare for a tarsal navicular stress fracture to present as a nonunion or displaced fracture," he added.
Luke Tittensor, 19, who played tearaway Daz Eden in the ITV soap, left his victim with a displaced fracture on his lower jaw after the attack in Rochdale, Lancashire.
Ursula Krotscheck, "If we see a minimally displaced fracture or just a hairline fracture in the bone, we might use external coaptation--a simple splint or cast that stabilizes the limb until the bone heals.