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Synonyms for fracture

to crack or split into two or more fragments by means of or as a result of force, a blow, or strain

to undergo partial breaking

Synonyms for fracture

(geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other

the act of cracking something

violate or abuse

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interrupt, break, or destroy

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break into pieces

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become fractured

break (a bone)

fracture a bone of

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Oblique fractures that were encountered mostly in mid and distal femur diaphysis probably due to rotational force acting over the diaphysis of femur (Newton and Nunamaker, 1985).
Most of these had proximal third fractures with short oblique fracture patterns.
This magnified image of Figure 1 shows the significant periarticular swelling (filled white arrowhead) and the radiolucency, consistent with a nondisplaced oblique fracture of the extensor process of the carpometacarpus (filled black arrowhead).
a) Initial imaging showing minimal displacement and good cancellous bony contact and the typical oblique fracture pattern.
Periapical radiographs showed an oblique fracture line in mid radicular part of the root extending from cementum; more than 4 mm sub-gingival with large radiolucent lesion having well defined margins around the apex of the tooth 21 (Fig-2).
On the right side, an oblique fracture of the tibial cartilage (ossified) was identified with mild proximal displacement of the proximal fragment (Fig 4).
In this case report, we present a patient with a severed ATFL (midsubstance tear) and a nondisplaced oblique fracture of the lateral malleolus at the left of the syndesmosis.
Anterior collicular fractures typically result from supination external rotation mechanisms and appear as a transverse oblique fracture on the AP (anterior-posterior) view.
The plate screws, which function as lag screws can then be used to stabilize short oblique fracture surfaces furthermore the undercuts reduce the contact area between plate and the bone.
Fracture fixation with cerclage techniques have been described utilizing both wires and sutures, especially for long, oblique fracture patterns.
an "atypical" type II fracture with oblique fracture line; 4.
Our series accounted 45% of transverse fracture of radius, 50% of transverse fracture of ulna, 30% of oblique fracture of radius, 26.
Intramedullary nails have been advocated for reverse oblique fracture of the inter-trochanteric region in the elderly.
Type II: Transverse or oblique fracture through glenoid fossa exiting inferiorly.
Second Surgery: Dynamization was successful in 15 cases of transverse fracture and 5 cases of oblique fracture.