fracture

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Related to impacted fracture: stress fracture, fissure fracture
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Either the punch or his impact with the ground causes an impacted fracture of his cheek and eyesocket that required surgery and fixing of titanium plates and screws.
Before 1963, the reported outcomes of surgical treatment for severely comminuted and impacted fractures of the distal tibial articular surface were of dismal.
Displaced 2 and 3 part fractures and 4 part valgus impacted fractures in patients of age >20 years were included in the study.