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What is a compression fracture?

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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Collapse of bone

Typically refers to collapse of a vertebrae in the spinal column.
Occurs from trauma and associated with osteoporosis.

In brief: Collapse of bone

Typically refers to collapse of a vertebrae in the spinal column.
Occurs from trauma and associated with osteoporosis.
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
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