a fracture in bone weakened by disease of the nerve supply.
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neurogenic fractureA term of uncertain clinical utility for a fracture occurring in a bone weakened by disuse atrophy associated with neural damage and associated neuromuscular disease.
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neu·ro·gen·ic frac·ture(nūr'ō-jen'ik frak'shŭr)
A break in a bone weakened by disease of its nerve supply.
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