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*  Skull fracture
... two parietal bones, two temporal bones, one occipital bone, one sphenoid bone, and one ethmoid bone. The bones of the skull are ... A compound elevated skull fracture is a rare type of skull fracture where the fractured bone is elevated above the intact outer ... or if the jaw is fractured, a mandibular fracture. The eight cranial bones are separated by sutures : one frontal bone, ... In complex depressed fractures, the dura mater is torn. Depressed skull fractures may require surgery to lift the bones off the ...
*  Bone resorption
The bone becomes more porous and fragile, exposing people to the risk of fractures. Depending on where in the body bone ... Bone reabsorption is resorption of bone tissue, that is, the process by which osteoclasts break down the tissue in bones and ... Bone remodelling is a process which maintains bone strength and ion homeostasis by replacing discrete parts of old bone with ... Through direct and indirect pathways, prolonged ethanol exposure increases fracture risk by decreasing bone mineral density and ...
*  Rib fracture
A rib fracture is a break in a rib bone. This typically results in chest pain that is worse with breathing in. Bruising may ... Rib fractures are also a sign of more serious injury in elderly people. There is no specific treatment for rib fractures, but ... The middle ribs are most commonly fractured. Fractures of the first or second ribs are more likely to be associated with ... Rib fractures usually occur from a direct blows to the chest such as during a motor vehicle collision or from a crush injury. ...
*  Internal fixation
... of the bone. Open reduction refers to open surgery to set bones, as is necessary for some fractures. Internal fixation refers ... Various techniques of minimally invasive surgery for internal fixation of bones have been reported. The treatment of fractures ... lateral condylar fractures of the humerus in children, but if fracture displacement after closed reduction exceeds 2 mm, open ... A Revolution in Fracture Care, 1950s-1990s (Houndsmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave)[page needed] General Principles of Internal ...
*  Femoral fracture
A femoral fracture is a bone fracture that involves the femur. They are typically sustained in high-impact trauma, such as car ... see hip fractures). The fracture may be classed as open, which occurs when the bone fragments protrude through the skin, or ... Fractures are commonly obvious, since femoral fractures are often caused by high energy trauma. Signs of fracture include ... For femoral shaft fractures, reduction and intramedullary nailing is currently recommended. The bone is re-aligned, then a ...
*  Avulsion fracture
An avulsion fracture is a bone fracture which occurs when a fragment of bone tears away from the main mass of bone as a result ... The tuberosity avulsion fracture (also known as pseudo-Jones fracture or dancer's fracture is a common fracture of the fifth ... Mallet finger Segond fracture "Avulsion fracture: How is it treated?". Mayo Clinic. April 8, 2010. Retrieved April 22, 2010. ... This fracture is likely caused by the lateral band of the plantar aponeurosis (tendon). Most of these fractures are treated ...
*  Hyoid bone fracture
The hyoid bone fracture is a very rare fracture of the hyoid bone, accounting for 0.002% of all fractures in humans. It is ... Hyoid bones fractures represent 0.002% of all fractures; they are rare because the hyoid bone is well-protected by its location ... 91.3% of hyoid bone fractures occur in men. Dalati, T. "Isolated hyoid bone fracture". International Journal of Oral and ... Hyoid bone fractures are classified into three different types: Inward compression fractures with outside periosteal tears ...
*  Child bone fracture
The bone is fractured only in one place. Fracture in two or more places in the same bone. The bone fractures in more than two ... Bone fractures in children are different from adult bone fractures because a child's bones are still growing. Also, more ... Fracture patterns in abuse fractures that are very common with abuse are fractures in the growing part of a long bone (between ... Bone fractures are sometimes part of the physical abuse of children; knowing the symptoms of bone fractures in physical abuse ...
*  Jarrett Stidham
"Baylor QB Seth Russell fractures bone in neck; Jarrett Stidham moves up depth chart". dallasnews.com. "Freshman Stidham next in ... On November 25, 2015, Baylor head coach Art Briles announced that Stidham's ankle injury was a chipped bone in the back of his ...
*  Ben Simmons
"Injury Update: Ben Simmons Fractures Bone in Foot". NBA.com. 30 September 2016. Retrieved 30 September 2016. Sharp, Andrew (3 ... it was determined that Simmons had suffered a fracture of the fifth metatarsal bone of his right foot, and was estimated to ...
*  Reduction (orthopedic surgery)
When a bone fractures, the fragments lose their alignment in the form of displacement or angulation. For the fractured bone to ... Orthopedic surgery attempts to recreate the normal anatomy of the fractured bone by reduction of the displacement. Reduction ... "Closed reduction of a fractured bone". Medline Plus. 11 June 2008. Retrieved 26 September 2014. Vinson DR, Hoehn CL (2013). " ... Reduction is a surgical procedure to restore a fracture or dislocation to the correct alignment. This sense of the term " ...
*  Neo-Nazi marches in Dresden
More than 150 protestors were injured; fractured bones, bruises and lacerations were treated. "Dresden Nazufrei" commented "A ... One protestor, a 42-year-old union member, was severely wounded and brought to a hospital with a skull fracture after being ...
*  Aaron Gordon
Denton, John (November 16, 2014). "Gordon Out Indefinitely After Fracturing Bone in Foot". NBA.com. Turner Sports Interactive, ... Gordon was ruled out indefinitely on November 16 after he fractured a bone in his left foot in the Magic's loss to the ...
*  Malunion
A malunion is when a fractured bone doesn't heal properly. Some ways that it shows is by having the bone being twisted, shorter ... The doctor will look into the patient's history and the treatment process for the bone fracture. Oftentimes a CT scan and ... Monteggia fracture Duverney fracture "Malunion". floridahospital.com. florida hospital. Retrieved 29 March 2015. "Foot and ... During follow ups an X-ray or a CT scan may be used to verify that the fracture is healing properly and is now in the ...
*  J. D. Martinez
Todd, Jeff (June 16, 2016). "J.D. Martinez To DL With Fractured Bone In Elbow". mlbtraderumors.com. Retrieved June 17, 2016. ... having suffered a non-displaced fracture in his right elbow caused by running into the outfield wall. At the time of the injury ...
*  X-ray generator
This can be used to diagnose broken or fractured bones. In fluoroscopy, imaging of the digestive tract is done with the help of ... therefore X-ray machines are used to take pictures of dense tissues such as bones and teeth. This is because bones absorb the ... The image displayed both her wedding ring and bones. On January 18, 1896 an X-ray machine was formally displayed by Henry Louis ... Radiography is generally used for fast, highly penetrating images, and is usually used in areas with a high bone content but ...
*  Kevin Bieksa
Bieksa played through the injury for several games before learning that he had suffered a bone fracture in his left foot. He ... In February 2011, he suffered a 2nd fractured bone in his foot. Playing in a game against the Minnesota Wild, Bieksa sustained ... While he finished the game and initial x-rays came back negative, a subsequent CT-scan revealed the fracture. He became the ... "Bieksa out 2-4 weeks with foot fracture". Rogers Sportsnet. November 13, 2008. Retrieved November 13, 2008. "Kevin Bieksa". The ...
*  Jordan White (American football)
White suffered a fractured bone in his left foot on May 21, 2012 and surgery was subsequently performed two days later. White ... Vrentas, Jenny (1 June 2012). "Jets seventh-round pick Jordan White fractures bone in foot, out until training camp". The Star- ...
*  Carlos Carrasco (baseball)
"Indians' Carlos Carrasco out for season with fractured bone in hand". Sports Illustrated. September 17, 2016. Retrieved July 8 ... the second of which resulted from a line drive to his right hand on September 17 that fractured the fifth metacarpal bone. This ...
*  Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation
Fractured bones can lead to further damage and the possibility of infection. The spinal cord is the highway for communication ... Its main line of defense is the bones of the skull and spinal column, which create a hard physical barrier to injury. Below the ... bones is a space filled with cerebrospinal fluid that provides shock absorbance. Unfortunately, this protection can be a double ...
*  Ben McLemore
"Memphis Grizzlies' Ben McLemore out 12 weeks with fractured bone in foot". NBA.com. August 8, 2017. Retrieved August 8, 2017. " ... On August 8, 2017, he was ruled out for approximately 12 weeks after fracturing his right foot in a pickup game. On November 2 ...
*  Nasal fracture
"Jarjavay fracture", and a vertical one, a "Chevallet fracture". Although treatment of an uncomplicated fracture of nasal bones ... A nasal fracture, commonly referred to as a broken nose, is a fracture of one of the bones of the nose. Symptoms may include ... A priority is to distinguish simple fractures limited to the nasal bones (Type 1) from fractures that also involve other facial ... Bone stability after a fracture occurs between 3 and 4 weeks. Some experts suggest not wearing glasses or blowing the nose ...
*  Garvan Institute of Medical Research
"Bone Fracture Risk Calculator". Garvan Institute. Garvan Institute. Retrieved 9 January 2015. "CEO Carole Renouf". ABC. ABC. ... The Institute is organised into six medical research divisions: Bone Biology, Cancer, Diabetes and Metabolism, Genomics and ... mental illnesses and eating disorders Osteoporosis and bone biology Immunological diseases such as asthma, rheumatoid arthritis ... a treatment for anti-inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis Identifying the high risk of osteoporotic re-fracture ...
*  Dallas Cowboys
Dez Bryant left the game early with a fractured bone in his foot. On the road against the Philadelphia Eagles, Romo suffered a ... who suffered fractured cervical vertebrae and had surgery to stabilize fractured vertebrae in his neck, and Rich Behm, the ...
*  2010 Wigan Warriors season
O'Loughlin was forced to withdraw because of a fractured bone in his thumb. Sam Tomkins did not play during England's Four ...
*  Sarah Stewart (basketball)
She then fractured a bone in her left leg, which set off dystrophy in that leg as well. This resulted in her needing a ...
*  Purtscher's retinopathy
Usually associated with severe head injuries, it may also occur with other types of trauma, such as long bone fractures, or ... Purtscher's retinopathy may be caused by extensive fractures of the long bones. Buckley, Sally A.; James, B (July 1996). " ... "Retinal lesions following long bone fractures". Ophthalmology. 92 (3): 370-4. doi:10.1016/s0161-6420(85)34023-x. PMID 3991127. ... Severe head, chest, or long bone trauma Acute pancreatitis Amniotic fluid embolism Chronic renal failure Dermatomyositis Fat ...