fracture dislocation


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frac·ture dis·lo·ca·tion

dislocation associated with or accompanied by a fracture of one of the bones forming the articulation.

frac·ture dis·lo·ca·tion

(frak'shŭr dis'lō-kā'shŭn)
Dislocation associated with or accompanied by a fracture of one of the bones forming the articulation.

fracture dislocation

A fracture near a dislocated joint.
See also: dislocation

frac·ture dis·lo·ca·tion

(frak'shŭr dis'lō-kā'shŭn)
Dislocation associated with or accompanied by breakage of a bone of articulation.
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Osteochondral damage to the articular surface of the capitellum is often noted in elbow fracture dislocations.
Amr El Shawarby, Chief Neurosurgery and Senior Consultant at Tawam Hospital, said: "Spinal injuries including fracture dislocations of the cervical spine are very difficult to treat on a flat, immobile operating table.
He suffered a fracture dislocation of his ankle during Wasps' Premiership play-off victory over Bath in May.
RUGBY UNION: England and Wasps fly-half Danny Cipriani is confident he will return to full fitness after a fracture dislocation of his ankle.
The highly-rated Wasps fly-half was yesterday ruled out of action for at least six months after picking up a fracture dislocation of his right ankle in the 21-10 Premiership play-off victory over Bath.
We retrospectively reviewed Monteggia fractures and Monteggia equivalent variant transolecranon fracture dislocation to determine the frequency of various Bado types and associated irreducible radial heads in an adult patient population.
A posterior-superior perforation and damage to the posterior-superior canal have healed with the exception of the fracture site, represented by a small, jagged line at the posterior-superior edge of the photograph, fracture dislocation of the manubrium of the malleus, and adhesion of the tympanic membrane to the promontory superior to the round window.
He spent three days in the hospital, suffering a left shoulder fracture dislocation, a right ankle fracture and traumatic head injuries, and has since undergone multiple surgeries for his injuries.
The final outcome in our patient shows that a primary total elbow arthroplasty in a patient with neglected old unreduced elbow fracture dislocation results in a significant decrease in pain and a dramatic increase in function and ROM.
A 51-year-old Afro-Caribbean man sustained a traumatic, closed, tri-malleolar fracture dislocation of his right ankle after falling down 10 steps under the influence of alcohol.
2008: Wasps confirmed England fly-half Danny Cipriani would require around six months to recover from a fracture dislocation of his right ankle.