Broken Bones

What is an oblique fracture?

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  • Fracture Types

    An oblique fracture is a relatively common fracture in which the bone breaks diagonally. Oblique fractures can vary in severity, depending on what bone is affected and how large the break is. Oblique fractures tend to occur on longer bones like the femur or tibia.

    Fracture Types
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