An avulsion fracture is a bone fracture which occurs when a fragment of bone
tears away from ... If the fracture is small, it is usually sufficient to treat with rest
and support bandage, but in mor...
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
Jan 24, 2011 ... Q: How is a bone chip diagnosed and rated in terms of severity, and how are ...
The best treatment is almost always arthroscopic removal of the ...
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 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 ...
Feb 5, 2012 ... I apparently have a chipped bone on my left foot, was given the CAM BOOT to ...
management plan in detail with your treating orthopedician.
Bone chips--medically termed osteochondritis dessicans--occurs when a
fragment of bone or cartilage comes loose. This can result in pain and other
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 ...