dome fracture

dome fracture

Etymology: L, domus, house, fractura, break
a break in the acetabulum, specifically one involving a weight-bearing surface.
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Many different terms have been used to describe these defects of talar articular cartilage including transchondral fracture, osteochondral fracture, osteochondritis dissecans, talar dome fracture, and flaked fracture.
Radiographic evaluation of transchondral dome fractures of the talus.