Medical Definition of Battered child syndrome

1. Multiple assymetrical fractures, separation of distal epiphyses, irregularity and fragmentation of metaphyses, bucket-handle fracture, corner fracture of elbow, knee, ankle (sudden twisting motion), isolated spiral fracture, extensive periosteal reaction (subperiosteal haemorrhage), exuberant callus formation, cortical hyperostosis extending to epiphyseal plate, avulsion fracture at ligamentous insertion, subdural haematoma (most common), brain atrophy (up to 100%), infarction (50%), subdural hygroma, encephalomalacia, porencephaly (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Battered Child Syndrome

batten down
batten down the hatches
battened
battener
batteners
battening
battens
batter
batter's box
batter's boxes
batter bread
batter up
battercake
battered
battered child syndrome (current term)
battered spouse syndrome
battered women
batteree
batterees
batterer
batterers
batterie
batterie de cuisine
batteries
battering
battering ram
battering rams
battering train
battering trains

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