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When should you get help for facial fracture?

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You need to see a doctor if you think you have a facial fracture, such as a broken nose, jaw, cheekbone, or eye socket.

From: Facial Fracture Treatment WebMD Medical Reference

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Mount Nittany Medical Center: "Facial Fractures."

New York-Presbyterian Hospital: "Facial Fractures."

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary: "Facial Sports Injuries."

Children's Hospital of Boston: "Facial Fractures."

Allina Hospitals & Clinics: "Facial Fracture."

Facial Fracture Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson on January 17, 2018

SOURCES:

Mount Nittany Medical Center: "Facial Fractures."

New York-Presbyterian Hospital: "Facial Fractures."

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary: "Facial Sports Injuries."

Children's Hospital of Boston: "Facial Fractures."

Allina Hospitals & Clinics: "Facial Fracture."

Facial Fracture Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson on January 17, 2018

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