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How do I know it is a compound fracture?

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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Skin wounds

A compound fracture means the skin is broken and the boner came out.
If you suspect this you need antibiotics and it needs to be washed out by a medical provider as well as xrays for treatment of the fracture.

In brief: Skin wounds

A compound fracture means the skin is broken and the boner came out.
If you suspect this you need antibiotics and it needs to be washed out by a medical provider as well as xrays for treatment of the fracture.
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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