Tipos de fractura (1)

Entre los diversos tipos de fracturas óseas se encuentran los siguientes:

  • Oblicua - fractura en ángulo con el eje
  • Conminuta - fractura en muchos fragmentos relativamente pequeños
  • Espiral - fractura dispuesta alrededor del eje del hueso
  • Compuesta o abierta - fractura que rompe la piel
Tipos de fractura (1)


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