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Related to longitudinal fracture: oblique fracture, avulsion fracture
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However, this fracture pattern created a unique situation secondary to the longitudinal fracture fragment as well as the large gap of bone which destabilized the proximal and distal segments of the scaphoid.
Force to longitudinal fracture (N) vs permanent deformation at N was plotted for each of the clearcoat systems when scratched with the 126 [micro]m tip.
In our study of all fractures, longitudinal fracture was seen in 40%, atypical fracture in 40% and complex fractures in 20%.
An x-ray of the skull detected a longitudinal fracture of the right temporal bone.
Fracture mechanic s of bone-the effects of density specimen thickness and crack velocity on longitudinal fracture.

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