A 40-year-old member asked:
which bone is broken most?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Albert Pizzo answered
59 years experience Family Medicine
Commonest fracture: In the United States in persons under the age of 75 years the most frequent fracture is a colles fracture (just above the wrist). Over the age of 75 the most frequent fracture is a fracture of the hip bone.
Answered on Feb 2, 2018
Dr. Mark Weston answered
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Clavicle: Collar bone fibula has to be a close second.
Answered on Feb 8, 2016
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