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Is the word fractured a medical term?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes and no

It is used in orthopedic to dsecripe the status of the bone.
A bone fracture is a medical condition in which there is a break in the continuity of the bone. It could be used also in other to discripe the same.

In brief: Yes and no

It is used in orthopedic to dsecripe the status of the bone.
A bone fracture is a medical condition in which there is a break in the continuity of the bone. It could be used also in other to discripe the same.
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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

Yes it is. It refers to the loss of continuity of a bone.
It is equivalent to having a "broken" bone.

In brief: Yes

Yes it is. It refers to the loss of continuity of a bone.
It is equivalent to having a "broken" bone.
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