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Classification of John et al for the Different Types of Toddler's Fracture

Specialty:

Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Description:

John et al described a variety of fractures in the lower extremity of a young child that can be considered "toddler" fractures. These lesions can be hard to diagnose unless there is a high index of clinical suspicion. The authors are from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.

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