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depression

noun debasement, decline, deflation, depreciation, despondence, despondency, dispiritedness, dolefulness, economic decline, gloom, lowering, lowness, maeror, sinking, slump
Associated concepts: economic depression
See also: anguish, curtailment, decrease, distress, pessimism, prostration
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Case 2 in our series is a split depression fracture of medial lip of trochlea and was caused by axial loading in extension.
They assessed 6 proximal tibias and 6 distal radii with a fine-cut microcomputed tomography after creating intra-articular depression fractures and treated them by using a balloon-assisted technique, compared with conventional metal tamp.
Cleavage with depression fractures (30%) and bicondylar fractures (26.67%) respectively.

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