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This is a fracture where the broken bone is exposed through the skin.
This fracture is a fracture where the bone is broken, but the skin is intact.
The fracture occurs along one line, splitting the bone into two pieces.
In this the bone splits into multiple pieces.
This fracture is a closed fracture that occurs when two or more bones are forced against each other
This fracture is a closed fracture where a piece of bone is broken off by a sudden, forceful contraction of a muscle.
This fracture is similar to a compression fracture, yet it occurs within the same bone. It is a closed fracture which occurs when pressure is applied to both ends of the bone, causing it to split into two fragments that jam into each other.
It is common overuse injury.
Compression Fracture of the Spine
It is common in individuals with osteoporosis.
If you experience pain while breathing you probably have a rib fracture
In this the bone fragments separate completely.
In this the bone fragments are still partially joined.
In this the fracture is at a right angle to the bone’s long axis.
In this the fracture is parallel to the bone’s long axis
In this the fracture is diagonal to a bone’s long axis.
In this at least one part of the bone has been twisted.
Comminuted Fracture =
In this the fracture results in several fragments.
In this the fracture is caused when bone fragments are driven into each other.