People often assume that sprains are just less serious injuries than fractures. However, according to WebMD, sprains and fractures are different types of injury that affect connective tissue and bone, respectively. A fra... More »

A buckle fracture of the wrist is a compression fracture in the forearm bones near the wrist, in which one of the two bones bends toward the other bone, CVS Pharmacy explains. The radius is usually the bone affected, and... More »

A torus fracture, also known as a buckle fracture, is an incomplete break in the bone. It occurs when one side is pushed in while the other side bends out, according to Baylor Scott & White Health. More »

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