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Dominik Heim, Shai Luria, Rami Mosheiff, Yoram Weil

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Chris Colton

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Oblique simple fracture of the radius

These fractures include:

  • Spiral fractures of the radius (AO/OTA 2R2A1)
  • Oblique fractures of the radius (AO/OTA 2R2A2)

Simple fractures are often the result of indirect mechanisms, such as a fall onto an outstretched hand, sporting activities, etc.

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