What Is a Comminuted Fracture?
How Do Comminuted Fractures Happen?
It takes a lot of force for someone to get a comminuted fracture. A car accident or serious fall, for instance, can cause this type of fracture.
How Are Comminuted Fractures Treated?
Medically reviewed by: Richard W. Kruse, DO and Susan M. Dubowy, PA-C
Date reviewed: June 2018