silver-fork fracture

sil·ver-fork frac·ture

a Colles fracture of the wrist in which the deformity has the appearance of a fork in profile.

silver-fork fracture

sil·ver-fork frac·ture

, silver-fork deformity (sil'vĕr-fōrk frak'shŭr, dĕ-fōrm'i-tē)
A Colles fracture of the wrist in which the deformity has the appearance of a fork in profile.