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Humerus

Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma: January 2018 - Volume 32 - Issue - p S11–S20
doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001062
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Qualifications are optional and applied to the fracture code where the asterisk is located as a lower-case letter within rounded brackets. More than one qualification can be applied for a given fracture classification, separated by a comma. For a more detailed explanation, see the compendium introduction.

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11A

Type: Humerus, proximal end segment, extraarticular, unifocal, 2-part fracture 11A

Group: Humerus, proximal end segment, extraarticular, unifocal, 2-part, tuberosity fracture 11A1

Group: Humerus, proximal end segment, extraarticular, unifocal, 2-part, surgical neck fracture 11A2

Group: Humerus, proximal end segment, unifocal, 2-part, extraarticular vertical fracture 11A3

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11B

Type: Humerus, proximal end segment, extraarticular, bifocal, 3-part fracture 11B

Group: Humerus, proximal end segment, extraarticular, bifocal, 3-part, surgical neck fracture 11B1

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11C

Type: Humerus, proximal end segment, articular or 4-part fracture 11C

Group: Humerus, proximal end segment, articular or 4-part, anatomical neck fracture 11C1

Group: Humerus, proximal end segment, articular or 4-part, anatomical neck fracture associated with metaphyseal fracture 11C3

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12A

Type: Humerus, diaphyseal segment, simple fracture 12A

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12B

Type: Humerus, diaphyseal segment, wedge fracture 12B

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12C

Type: Humerus, diaphyseal segment, multifragmentary fracture 12C

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13A

Type: Humerus, distal end segment, extraarticular fracture 13A

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, extraarticular, avulsion fracture 13A1

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, extraarticular, simple fracture 13A2

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, extraarticular, wedge or multifragmentary fracture 13A3

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13B

Type: Humerus, distal end segment, partial articular fracture 13B

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, partial articular, lateral sagittal fracture 13B1

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, partial articular, medial sagittal fracture 13B2

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, partial articular, frontal/coronal plane fracture 13B3

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13C

Type: Humerus, distal end segment, complete articular fracture 13C

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, complete, simple articular, simple metaphyseal fracture 13C1

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, complete, simple articular, wedge or multifragmentary metaphyseal fracture 13C2

Group: Humerus, distal end segment, complete, multifragmentary articular fracture, wedge or multifragmentary metaphyseal fracture 13C3

Qualifications are optional and applied to the fracture code where the asterisk is located as a lower-case letter within rounded brackets. More than one qualification can be applied for a given fracture classification, separated by a comma. For a more detailed explanation, see the compendium introduction.

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