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Nonunion of Bone

MedGen UID:
856701
Concept ID:
C3897107
Finding
Synonym: Nonunion

Definition

The permanent failure of bone to heal, commonly due to a fracture or an osteotomy. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVNonunion of Bone

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Cai B, Huang L, Zhou X, Zhou X, Lei K, Han M, Zhang Z, Li X, Li G
Biometals 2024 Feb;37(1):131-142. Epub 2023 Sep 8 doi: 10.1007/s10534-023-00533-6. PMID: 37682402
Chang RW, Tompkins DM, Cohn SM
Am Surg 2021 Jun;87(6):872-879. Epub 2020 Nov 26 doi: 10.1177/0003134820952834. PMID: 33238721
Assiotis A, Sachinis NP, Chalidis BE
J Orthop Surg Res 2012 Jun 8;7:24. doi: 10.1186/1749-799X-7-24. PMID: 22681718Free PMC Article

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Choi YR, Kim BS, Kim YM, Park JY, Cho JH, Ahn JT, Kim HN
Sci Rep 2022 Jun 27;12(1):10833. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-14990-5. PMID: 35760944Free PMC Article
Chang RW, Tompkins DM, Cohn SM
Am Surg 2021 Jun;87(6):872-879. Epub 2020 Nov 26 doi: 10.1177/0003134820952834. PMID: 33238721
Xu M, Zheng K, Zhao J, Bai WZ, Yu XC
Orthop Surg 2019 Dec;11(6):1120-1126. Epub 2019 Nov 22 doi: 10.1111/os.12563. PMID: 31755239Free PMC Article
Zura R, Kaste SC, Heffernan MJ, Accousti WK, Gargiulo D, Wang Z, Steen RG
Medicine (Baltimore) 2018 Aug;97(31):e11691. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000011691. PMID: 30075567Free PMC Article
Zura R, Mehta S, Della Rocca GJ, Steen RG
JBJS Rev 2016 Jan 5;4(1) doi: 10.2106/JBJS.RVW.O.00008. PMID: 27490008

Diagnosis

Zura R, Kaste SC, Heffernan MJ, Accousti WK, Gargiulo D, Wang Z, Steen RG
Medicine (Baltimore) 2018 Aug;97(31):e11691. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000011691. PMID: 30075567Free PMC Article

Therapy

Chang RW, Tompkins DM, Cohn SM
Am Surg 2021 Jun;87(6):872-879. Epub 2020 Nov 26 doi: 10.1177/0003134820952834. PMID: 33238721
Zura R, Mehta S, Della Rocca GJ, Steen RG
JBJS Rev 2016 Jan 5;4(1) doi: 10.2106/JBJS.RVW.O.00008. PMID: 27490008
Milovancev M, Muir P, Manley PA, Seeherman HJ, Schaefer S
Vet Surg 2007 Feb;36(2):132-40. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-950X.2007.00245.x. PMID: 17335420
Tuch BE
Aust Fam Physician 2006 Sep;35(9):719-21. PMID: 16969445
Wang CT, Huang SC
J Formos Med Assoc 1999 Mar;98(3):175-82. PMID: 10365536

Prognosis

Cai B, Huang L, Zhou X, Zhou X, Lei K, Han M, Zhang Z, Li X, Li G
Biometals 2024 Feb;37(1):131-142. Epub 2023 Sep 8 doi: 10.1007/s10534-023-00533-6. PMID: 37682402
Chang RW, Tompkins DM, Cohn SM
Am Surg 2021 Jun;87(6):872-879. Epub 2020 Nov 26 doi: 10.1177/0003134820952834. PMID: 33238721
Zura R, Kaste SC, Heffernan MJ, Accousti WK, Gargiulo D, Wang Z, Steen RG
Medicine (Baltimore) 2018 Aug;97(31):e11691. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000011691. PMID: 30075567Free PMC Article
Zura R, Mehta S, Della Rocca GJ, Steen RG
JBJS Rev 2016 Jan 5;4(1) doi: 10.2106/JBJS.RVW.O.00008. PMID: 27490008
Ladani P, Sailer HF, Sabnis R
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 2013 Dec;41(8):735-9. Epub 2013 Feb 28 doi: 10.1016/j.jcms.2012.12.009. PMID: 23454264

Clinical prediction guides

Cai B, Huang L, Zhou X, Zhou X, Lei K, Han M, Zhang Z, Li X, Li G
Biometals 2024 Feb;37(1):131-142. Epub 2023 Sep 8 doi: 10.1007/s10534-023-00533-6. PMID: 37682402
Choi YR, Kim BS, Kim YM, Park JY, Cho JH, Ahn JT, Kim HN
Sci Rep 2022 Jun 27;12(1):10833. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-14990-5. PMID: 35760944Free PMC Article
Xu M, Zheng K, Zhao J, Bai WZ, Yu XC
Orthop Surg 2019 Dec;11(6):1120-1126. Epub 2019 Nov 22 doi: 10.1111/os.12563. PMID: 31755239Free PMC Article
Zura R, Mehta S, Della Rocca GJ, Steen RG
JBJS Rev 2016 Jan 5;4(1) doi: 10.2106/JBJS.RVW.O.00008. PMID: 27490008

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