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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Bowing of limbs due to multiple fractures  
Multiple prenatal fractures  
Painless fractures due to injury  
Pathologic fracture  
A pathologic fracture occurs when a bone breaks in an area that is weakened secondarily to another disease process such as tumor, infection, and certain inherited bone disorders. A pathologic fracture can occur without a degree of trauma required to cause fracture in healthy bone.
Recurrent fractures +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Spontaneous fracture
Related Synonyms: PATHOLOGIC FRACTURES ;   SPONTANEOUS FRACTURES
Alternate IDs: HP:0005633
Xrefs: MESH:D005598 ;   SNOMEDCT_US:22640007 ;   SNOMEDCT_US:268029009 ;   UMLS:C0016663
Definition Sources: HPO:curators

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