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Mandibular fracture, also known as fracture of the jaw, is a break through the mandibular bone. In about 60% of cases the break occurs in two places. It may result in a decreased ability to fully open the mouth. Often the teeth will not feel properly aligned or there may be bleeding of the ..... The more complicated the fracture (infection, comminution, displacement) ...


Mar 16, 2015 ... As you age, your bones become more brittle and you are more likely ... Displaced and non-displaced fractures refer to the way the bone breaks.


Among the most common fracture types are displaced and non-displaced fractures. Your physician will ... displaced. This makes the situation more complicated.


Feb 23, 2015 ... The foot is a complicated part of the body, made up of multiple bones, muscles, ... Metatarsal fractures occur much more easily if the metatarsal bones are ... Displaced or not displaced: a displaced fracture is one where, ...


Sep 15, 2007 ... Nondisplaced fractures of the proximal portion of metatarsals 1 ... easily managed fractures to more complicated fractures that require surgical intervention. ... Most nondisplaced metatarsal shaft fractures require only a soft ...


Jun 6, 2012 ... Some of the fracture code series give coders an option of displaced or ... with this guideline, McCall said, as most fractures are non-displaced. ... fractures the wound is getting bigger and a little more complicated,” McCall said.


Apr 15, 2012 ... Dorsal dislocation of the proximal interphalangeal joint is the most common ... fractures in adults and adolescents.1,2 If not treated properly, finger fractures ... Displaced, oblique, or spiral finger fractures should be referred to a hand surgeon. C ..... with the management of more complicated mallet fractures.


For these more complicated fractures, surgery is needed to restore and ... In a displaced fracture, the broken ends of the bone are separated and do not line up  ...


Most pelvic fractures are caused by some type of traumatic, high-energy event, ... ring and the ends of the broken bones do not line up correctly (displacement). .... In patients who are unable to tolerate a lengthy, more complicated procedure, ...