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What are avulsions?

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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Trauma

Typically, this would refer to an avulsion fracture.
The fracture occurs at the site of attachment on the bone of a tendon or ligament. The tendon or ligament will pull off fragment of bone at the attachment.

In brief: Trauma

Typically, this would refer to an avulsion fracture.
The fracture occurs at the site of attachment on the bone of a tendon or ligament. The tendon or ligament will pull off fragment of bone at the attachment.
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
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