undisplaced fracture

undisplaced fracture

[un′displāst, un′displāst′]
a bone break in which cracks in the bone may radiate in several directions but the bone fragments do not separate.

un·dis·placed frac·ture

(ŭn'dis-plāst' frak'chŭr)
Breakage of bone in which the bones remain aligned; resolution is usually accomplished with a cast, rather than surgical intervention.
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He suffered an undisplaced fracture to his heel bone, bruising and muscular damage to his right leg and foot, tenderness to his knees and a graze to his head.
Radiograph showed complete spiral fracture of the upper shaft of left femur and it was thought that she might have had an undisplaced fracture which was missed in first presentation.
Lodewyck was taken to Rashid Hospital where X-rays confirmed an undisplaced fracture of the right clavicle, the same spot that the BMC Racing Team rider had injured last season.
Mr Dowling got up and left and subsequently went to Hudderseld Royal Inrmary where he was found to have an undisplaced fracture to his left cheekbone and the "oor of his eye socket as well as a cut lip.
May will take his place on the left wing of an unchanged starting XV after being given the all-clear to play at Murrayfield despite incurring a undisplaced fracture to his nose against France.
May (pictured below) will take his place on the left wing of an unchanged starting XV after being given the all-clear to play at Murrayfield despite incurring a undisplaced fracture to his nose against France.
May will take his place on the left wing of an unchanged starting XV after being given the allclear to play at Murrayfield despite incurring a undisplaced fracture to his nose against France.
An England statement read: "Following a scan review and a specialist assessment - which confirmed an undisplaced fracture of his nose - Jonny can be selected.
Johannesburg, Jan 8 ( ANI ): South African bowler Dale Steyn has reportedly been given an extended period of rest to recover from a small undisplaced fracture to his right eighth rib sustained during the second Test against India in Durban.
A statement on the county's website read: "Following an MRI scan on Monday, Durham CCC can confirm Paul Collingwood has suffered an undisplaced fracture of his second metacarpal.
Toddler's fracture was first described as a spiral, oblique undisplaced fracture of the distal tibial shaft in children from 9 months to 3 years of age.
Scans revealed Guedioura suffered an undisplaced fracture of the tibia.