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Hip Fractures

Introduction: Hip Fractures

Description of Hip Fractures

Hip Fractures (medical condition): A break in the hip bone - also called a broken hip. Hip fractures in the elderly are commonly caused by falls - even a minor fall can result in a ...more

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Hip Fractures: Fractures of the FEMUR HEAD; the FEMUR NECK; (FEMORAL NECK FRACTURES); the trochanters; or the inter- or subtrochanteric region. Excludes fractures of the acetabulum and fractures of the femoral shaft below the subtrochanteric region (FEMORAL FRACTURES).
Source: MeSH 2007

Hip Fractures: Related Topics

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Hip Fractures as a Disease

Hip Fractures: Another name for Hip fracture (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Hip fracture
  »Symptoms of Hip fracture
  »Causes of Hip fracture
  »Treatments for Hip fracture

Hip Fractures: Related Diseases

Hip Fractures: Hip Fractures is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Hip Fractures

Some of the causes of Hip Fractures are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Hip Fractures (Hip fracture)

Some of the symptoms of Hip Fractures incude:

Treatments for Hip Fractures (Hip fracture)

Treatments for Hip Fractures (Hip fracture) include:

Treatment of Hip Fractures: For more treatment information about Hip Fractures, see treatment of Hip fracture (Hip Fractures)

Hip Fractures: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Hip Fractures:

Terms associated with Hip Fractures:

Terms Similar to Hip Fractures:

Source - MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Hip Fractures

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Hip Fractures

The following list attempts to classify Hip Fractures into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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