complete fracture


noun
  1. a bone fracture in which the bone is split completely across.

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How to use complete fracture in a sentence

  • The next morning an X-ray clearly showed a complete fracture of the tibia.

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  • In the most numerous instances it includes the total thickness of the bone and is a complete fracture.

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