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Fractures in Rare Bone Disorders

  • Reiner Bartl
  • Christoph Bartl
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Abstract

Typical fractures rarely present diagnostic problems. However, certain special types of fractures are frequently misdiagnosed. This chapter provides background information on various forms of special fractures, pathological fractures and rare bone disorders presenting with fractures.

Keywords

Stress fracture Eating disorder Osteogenesis imperfecta Insufficiency fracture 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Reiner Bartl
    • 1
  • Christoph Bartl
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Osteoporosis and Bone CenterMunichGermany
  2. 2.Center of Orthopaedics and Sports MedicineMunichGermany

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