Insufficiency Fractures

Known as: Fracture, Insufficiency, Fractures, Insufficiency, Insufficiency Fracture 
A form of stress fractures that result when normal force is applied to bones with deficient elasticity.
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2015
2015
Postpartum sacral insufficiency fracture is an uncommon occurrence that is often under-diagnosed because its symptoms of low back… (More)
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2014
2014
Pelvic insufficiency fractures may occur in the absence of trauma or as a result of low-energy trauma in osteoporotic bone. With… (More)
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2014
2014
We evaluated the clinical course of subchondral insufficiency fracture of the femoral head (SIFFH) and its characteristic… (More)
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2009
2009
We present a case of insufficiency fracture (IF) of the calcaneum diagnosed by sonography (US). An 83-year-old woman consulted… (More)
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2009
2009
Multiple insufficiency fractures occurred in two patients with mutilating rheumatoid arthritis (RA), leading to substantial… (More)
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2009
2009
We present the case of an 85-year-old woman who sustained a subtrochanteric femoral shaft insufficiency fracture after receiving… (More)
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2008
2008
We present the case of an insufficiency fracture of the femoral shaft in a 61-year-old man who had received bisphosphonate… (More)
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2008
2008
Sacral insufficiency fractures are usually known to develop in elderly patients with osteoporosis without definite trauma history… (More)
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2004
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2004
A subchondral insufficiency fracture (SIF) of the femoral head is a recently proposed concept, which needs to be differentiated… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Insufficiency fractures (IF) occur as a result of normal physiological stress on bones with deficient elastic… (More)
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