DR P. MARAZZI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR P. MARAZZI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Immobilised broken jaw. Metal plate (lower left) keeping the fractured jaw of a 30 year old man in place. This fracture was caused by a blow to the face with a hammer. If bones are not realigned at the time of breaking, they can heal out of alignment.
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