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Trauma (Pediatrics)

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A green stick fracture is one in which



A There is a fracture of a single cortex

B There is a wound on the surface of the skin

C A fragment is lost externally

D The fracture fragments are displaced perpendicularly

Ans. A

There is a fracture of a single cortex

A green stick fracture is one where one cortex is fractured and the other cortex is intact. It is common in children.

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