Broken Arm (cont.)
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Synonyms and Keywords
fractured arm, greenstick fracture, dislocation fracture, pathologic fracture, closed fracture, occult fracture, comminuted fracture, compound fracture, buckle fracture, Colles fracture, broken arm
Authors and Editors
Author: Andrew P Baniukiewicz, MD, Consulting Staff, Department of Emergency Medicine, St Michael's Hospital/Covenant Healthcare System.
Editors: Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP and William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
REFERENCE: Fauci, Anthony S., et al. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine. 17th ed. United States: McGraw-Hill Professional, 2008.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/7/2012
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