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Ankle Fractures (Broken Ankle)-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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A broken ankle is also known as an ankle "fracture." This means that one or more of the bones that make up the ankle joint are broken. A fractured ankle can ...

Ankle Fractures Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments - WebMD

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May 4, 2014 ... It is often impossible to diagnose a fracture (broken bone) rather than a sprain, a dislocation, or tendon injury without X-rays of the ankle.

Ankle Injuries, Sprains, Strains, and Fractures: Causes and Treatments

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WebMD explains what can cause ankle injuries such as fractures, sprains, and ... Every day in the U.S., 25,000 people sprain their ankle. .... broken leg in cast ...

Broken Ankle vs. Sprain: Symptoms and Recovery Time

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Dec 10, 2015 ... Get information about ankle fractures, or a broken ankle. Symptoms of a broken ankle include swelling, pain, bruising, bleeding, or deformation.

How to Identify an Ankle Fracture

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Over the past 30 years, doctors have noted an increase in the number and severity of broken ankles, due in part to an active, older population of baby boomers.

Ankle Fracture - American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

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... break in a bone. In the ankle, fractures involve the far or distal ends of the tibia, the ... A splint may need to be placed to support the broken ankle. The splint ...

Broken ankle/broken foot - Mayo Clinic

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A broken ankle or broken foot is a common injury. You may experience a broken ankle or broken foot during a car crash or from a simple misstep or fall.

Broken ankle/broken foot Symptoms - Mayo Clinic

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Broken ankle/broken foot — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, diagnosis, treatment of these common fractures.

Ankle Fracture Guide: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

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In the ankle, three different bones can be fractured: The tibia — This is the larger of the two bones in the lower leg. The tibia's lower end flares out, forming a hard ...

Broken ankle - NHS Choices

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Introduction. A broken or fractured ankle is a relatively common injury, often caused by twisting the ankle, a fall, or a sporting accident. It may be treated with a  ...

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