- v break (a bone) that was previously broken but mended in an abnormal way
The surgeon had to refracture her wrist
- Hustled to a hospital, he was found to have a refracture of an old break below the right knee.
- Ralph Friedgen in Baltimore Sun
It's just a question of how fast he'll be ready. We've got to be careful not to do too much too soon and refracture his foot,Friedgen said.
- Tyrone Willingham in Seattle Times
We are excited because the surgery doesn't involve a refracture of the bone or a hairline fracture it's just to remove some chips,Willingham said. "Hopefully this will allow him to be healthy and move forward."