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Fractures of the Scapula
[OCOSH Code: D012540 9682006 S42.1 WI_FR_SH_S]

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Acromion Fractures (0)
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MeSH Search Term "Acromion/injuries"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code S42.1 Fracture of scapula
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of acromial process of scapula (disorder) Concept ID: 8704005
OCOSH Code: D000174 8704005 S42.1 WI_FR_SH_S_A
Fractured Wing of Scapula (1)
Internet resources relating to Fractured Wing of Scapula
MeSH Search Term "Scapula/injuries"[mesh:noexp]
ICD-10 Code S42.1 Fracture of scapula
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of scapula (disorder) Concept ID: 9682006
See also 208227009 Closed fracture scapula, blade (disorder)
OCOSH Code: D012540 9682006 S42.1 WI_FR_SH_S_W
Glenoid Fractures (6)
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MeSH Search Term "Scapula/injuries"[mesh:noexp]
ICD-10 Code S42.1 Fracture of scapula
SNOMED-CT Term Closed fracture of glenoid cavity AND/OR neck of scapula (disorder) Concept ID: 56299003
OCOSH Code: D012540 56299003 S42.1 WI_FR_SH_S_G

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Fractures of the coracoid process

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/77-B/3/425

We have reviewed 12 fractures of the coracoid process. In two of these patients the fracture extended into the body of the scapula and resulted in displacement of the glenoid. In some cases, there were associated acromioclavicular and glenohumeral dislocations or fractures of the clavicle and the acromion. Two patients...
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Fractures Scapula eMedicine Emergency

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/topic205.htm

Author: Joseph C Schmidt, MD, Assistant Professor, Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baystate Medical Center
Synonyms and related keywords: scapula, scapular fractures, acromion injuries, scapular neck fractures, glenoid rim fractures, glenoid fracture, stellate glenoid fractures, coracoid process fractures, coracoid fracture, shoulder girdle injuries
The primary function of the scapula is...
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Scapula Fracture eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic554.htm

Authors Goss & Cantu
Synonyms and related keywords: glenoid fracture, acromion fracture, coracoid fracture, scapulothoracic dissociation, double disruption of the superior shoulder suspensory complex
Traumatic injuries of the scapula have received little attention in the literature because they are uncommon. Scapula fractures account for approximately 1% of all fractures. Most scapula fractures...
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Scapula Fracture Emedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic554.htm

Traumatic injuries of the scapula have received little attention in the literature because they are uncommon. Scapula fractures account for approximately 1% of all fractures. Most scapula fractures can be effectively managed with closed treatment. Some injuries with significant displacement have poor long-term outcomes for the shoulder and the upper...
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Scapular Fracture Emedicine Emergency

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/826084-overview

The primary function of the scapula is to attach the upper extremity to the thorax and provide a stabilized platform for upper extremity movement. The scapula is attached to the clavicle by the acromioclavicular and coracoclavicular ligaments and articulates with the humerus. The scapula is protected by its surrounding musculature...
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Scapular Fractures Wheeess

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/scapular_fractures

most common scapular frx are frx of the body, followed by the neck, glenoid, and acromion; - associated injuries: seen in upto 80-90% of patients;
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Surgical treatment of scapular fractures

Location: http://www.aott.org.tr/index.php/aott/article/viewFile/851/412

Objectives: To evaluate the findings and results in patients who were treated surgically for scapular fractures. Methods: Six patients (4 females, 2 males; mean age 40 years; range 25 to 59 years) with scapular fractures were treated by open reduction and internal fixation. All the fractures were caused by traffic accidents and all the patients...
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