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Open fracture

Maiu Posted Sun 04th of December, 2011 16:15:44 PM

If patient has a nose fracture and a wound at the same place, is it considered an open fracture?

SuperCoder Answered Mon 05th of December, 2011 03:36:09 AM

A fracture in which broken bone fragments lacerate soft tissue and protrude through an open wound in the skin is known as Open Fracture.

Now, you can easily reach the conclusion.

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