multiple fracture

mul·ti·ple frac·ture

1. fracture at two or more places in a bone;
2. fracture of several bones occurring simultaneously.

multiple fracture

Two or more fractures, either:
(1) In the same bone; or
(2) In different bones, but occurring at the same time or caused by the same incident force.

mul·ti·ple frac·ture

(mŭl'ti-pĕl frak'shŭr)
1. Fracture at two or more places in a bone.
2. Fracture of several bones occurring simultaneously.
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a McCann (right) was hurt in a collision with Micah Richards during Sunday's Cup win over Manchester City and Wigan boss Uwe Rosler says the Irish midfielder has suffered a multiple fracture.
They were all rushed to hospital where the 72-year-old woman was diagnosed with multiple fractures and underwent surgery.
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INJURY-PLAGUED jockey Dave Crosse was told he would never ride again after suffering multiple fractures to his humerus in a horror fall while schooling on September 3, writes Maddy Playle.
The OCPD said most of the injured have multiple fractures on the legs and hands and tissue injuries.
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class="MsoNormalKitui County's Health chief officer, Dr Mukula Muthoka, said six pupils with multiple fractures have been referred to Kenyatta National Hospital for specialised treatment.

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