closed reduction of fractures


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closed re·duc·tion of frac·tures

reduction by manipulation of bone, without incision in the skin.
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closed re·duc·tion of frac·tures

(klōzd rĕ-dŭk'shŭn frak'shŭrz)
Reduction by manipulation of bone, without incision in the skin.
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closed reduction of fractures

The treatment of bone fractures by placing the bones in their proper position without surgery.
See also: reduction
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