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Causes of Compound fracture

Causes of Compound fracture

A compound fracture can occur from direct trauma to the bone form external sources (e.g. gunshot wound) or from indirect trauma (rotational force) at a site distal to the fracture.

Causes of Compound fracture (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Compound fracture that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Compound fracture: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Compound fracture, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Compound fracture:

Compound fracture: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Compound fracture: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Compound fracture:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Compound fracture may be found in:


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