Fracture

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What are the Causes of Fracture?

A fracture occurs when a bone cannot withstand an outside force.

The most common causes of fracture include -

► Fall from a height (more common among children and elderly)
► Road traffic accidents
► Direct blow on the bone
► Repetitive force such as that caused by running can cause stress fracture in the specific area involved such as the foot, ankle, tibia or hip

Risk factors for fracture are -

► Old age
► Osteoporosis
► Infection
► Tumor

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sheena_hines Tuesday, July 22, 2014

How will i come to know whether my bone is fractured or not? Suppose if I fell down from the staircase and I got injured. How will I come to know whether my bone is fractured or not?

jhaypeenaco Sunday, July 31, 2011

may fourth finger on my right foot hurts. i cannot move it freely. but when i touch it, it seems there is no broken bone. can it be on the nerves?

SeLveR05 Tuesday, December 28, 2010

how long the fracture rib heal?

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cakirules Saturday, October 24, 2009

you are tottlay right

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