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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In conclusion, fracture dislocation of the hip in Pipkin type-IV and coxa valga are associated with unstable hips.
The mean score was 61 in the fracture dislocation group and 61 in the split head type fractures.
PATIENTS AND MATHODS We studied 11 patients which were cases of missed Monteggia fracture dislocation reporting to Combined Military Hospital Rawalpindi from May 2007 to May 2009.
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.
Fugate et al (3) reported an irreducible fracture dislocation of the PIP joint of third toe due to interposition of flexor tendon.
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.
I always do MRI initially unless I'm purely looking for fracture or fracture dislocation involving something like lateral mass or facet.