Jul 30, 2015 ... Chip fractures, also known as avulsion fractures, are kinds of injuries wherein
small fragments of bones are chipped off from the bone's main ...
Fragments or chips of bone or cartilage may come loose and float around in the
... of bone or cartilage to be chipped off the end of the thighbone or the back of
the ... your knee and avoid activities that cause pain until the symptoms are gone.
When a fracture occurs, a portion of a bone may chip or crack away or the ...
Proper treatment for open fractures must also include concern for possible
Oct 27, 2014 ... However, I have treated a patient with a similar type of injury. A through exam
and MRI revealed a chipped bone in the ankle joint of this ...
A wrist fracture is a medical term for a broken wrist. The wrist is made up of eight
small bones which connect with the two long forearm bones called the radius ...
Bone chips--medically termed osteochondritis dessicans--occurs when a
fragment of bone or cartilage comes loose. This can result in pain and other
When a bone breaks or cracks, the injury is called a fracture. In the ankle, three
different bones can be fractured: The tibia — This is the larger of the two bones in
Oct 29, 2015 ... This condition is known as osteochondritis dissecans, and it should be treated by
a physician to promote proper healing. A chipped bone in the ...
... of the joints. These chips usually come from the upper arm bone (humerus). ...
The first treatment is to rest your elbow until the symptoms are gone. This may ...
The patella is a small bone located in front of your knee joint — where the ... The
major symptoms of a patellar fracture include pain and swelling in the front of ...