depressed fracture


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Noun1.depressed fracture - fracture of the skull where the bone is pushed in
fracture, break - breaking of hard tissue such as bone; "it was a nasty fracture"; "the break seems to have been caused by a fall"
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The real injury was a depressed fracture of the skull, extending right up through the motor area.
Grace had a double fracture to the skull, including a significant depressed fracture to the left side, with bleeding on the brain and bruising to her face and left arm.
First Shearer was sidelined with a persistent groin injury and then his partner sustained a depressed fracture of the cheekbone as well as other niggles.
Injury to the longitudinal sinus accompanying a depressed fracture of the skull.
Skull fractures are generally categorized into linear fracture, depressed fracture, comminuted fracture, and growing skull fracture in children.
Shehzad's CAT scan shows a depressed fracture of the zygomatic arch of skull," a Pakistan Cricket Board release said.
LAHORE -- Test opener Ahmed Shehzad's CT scan Monday afternoon in Dubai showed depressed fracture of skull and the player will be under close monitoring for the next 48 hours.
A CT scan carried out after Shehzad was taken to a Dubai hospital in some pain showed a depressed fracture of the zygomatic arch (cheek bone) of his skull, a PCB press release said.
Fortunately despite suffering a depressed fracture of the skull the baby did not have any internal or lasting injuries and did not require surgery.
An emergent CT scan revealed a large right sided epidural hematoma with a depressed fracture of the temporal bone, where the pin had been placed [Figure 1]b and c.