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Descriptor English: Fractures, Bone
Descriptor Spanish: Fracturas Óseas
Descriptor Portuguese: Fraturas Ósseas
Descriptor French: Fractures osseuses
Entry term(s): Bone Fracture
Bone Fractures
Bone, Broken
Bones, Broken
Broken Bone
Broken Bones
Fracture, Bone
Fracture, Spiral
Fracture, Torsion
Fractures, Spiral
Fractures, Torsion
Spiral Fracture
Spiral Fractures
Torsion Fracture
Torsion Fractures
Tree number(s): C26.404
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D050723
Scope note: Breaks in bones.
Annotation: coordinate with specific bone /inj but note many precoordinated Bone/Fracture terms and specific types of fractures
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2006
History Note: 2006
DeCS ID: 50518
Unique ID: D050723
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Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2016/07/07
Fractures, Bone - Preferred
Concept UI M0477404
Scope note Breaks in bones.
Preferred term Fractures, Bone
Entry term(s) Bone Fracture
Bone Fractures
Bone, Broken
Bones, Broken
Broken Bone
Broken Bones
Fracture, Bone
Spiral Fractures - Narrower
Concept UI M000611339
Preferred term Spiral Fractures
Entry term(s) Fracture, Spiral
Fracture, Torsion
Fractures, Spiral
Fractures, Torsion
Spiral Fracture
Torsion Fracture
Torsion Fractures



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