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www.aofas.org/footcaremd/how-to/foot-injury/Pages/How-to-Identify-Your-Ankle-Fracture.aspx

A broken ankle can involve one or more bones, as well as injury to the ... a long leg cast may be applied, which can later be replaced by a short walking cast.

www.aofas.org/footcaremd/conditions/ailments-of-the-ankle/Pages/Ankle-Fracture.aspx

Some distal tibia fractures can involve the rear or posterior part of the bone, which are also known as posterior malleolar fractures. Ankle fractures can range  ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/ankle_fracture/article_em.htm

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

se-ortho.com/education-ankle-information/difference-broken-sprained-ankle

Every year in the U.S., more than one million people visit the emergency room with ankle injuries. Of these, the majority are sprains and fractures, and in many ...

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Doctors classify ankle fractures according to the area of bone that is broken. For example, a fracture at the end of the fibula is called a lateral malleolus fracture, ...

thesurvivaldoctor.com/2013/02/04/sprain-or-broken-ankle

Feb 4, 2013 ... Many come to the clinic convinced they have a break or sure of a sprain. Often they're wrong. What can you tip you off that it's a sprain or a ...

www.newhealthadvisor.com/Can-You-Walk-on-a-Broken-Ankle.html

You may develop a fracture in your ankle when a bone at or near the ankle joint breaks. Out of 100,000, 184 people sustain ankle fractures every year. When left  ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/broken-ankle/Pages/Introduction.aspx

Jan 30, 2017 ... Find out how to tell if your ankle is broken (fractured), when to get ... or call 999 for an ambulance if it's a bad break – minor fractures can often ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/patientinstructions/000548.htm

Apr 17, 2016 ... An ankle fracture is a break in 1 or more ankle bones. These fractures may: Be partial (the bone is only partially cracked, not all the way through) ...