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Ankle fracture

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An ankle fracture is a break of the ankle bones. It is typically diagnosed by X-ray. Treatment is with either casting or surgery.

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 - Foot Health Facts

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What Is an Ankle Fracture? A fracture is a partial or complete break in a bone. Fractures in the ankle can range from the less serious avulsion injuries (small ...

Ankle Fracture - American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

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What is an ankle fracture? A fracture is a partial or complete break in a bone. In the ankle, fractures involve the far or distal ends of the tibia, the ...

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 - aftercare: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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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); Be complete ...

Ankle Fractures. Information about broken ankle. Patient | Patient

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Feb 17, 2016 ... An ankle fracture is a break in one or more of the bones of the ankle joint - the tibia, fibula and talus. Two joints are involved in ankle fractures:.

Ankle Fracture: Background, Pathophysiology, Epidemiology

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Dec 8, 2014 ... Ankle fractures refer to fractures of the distal tibia, distal fibula, talus, and calcaneus. The ankle joint is composed of 2 joints: the true ankle joint ...

Broken ankle/broken foot - Mayo Clinic

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Treatment for a broken ankle or broken foot depends on the exact site and severity of the fracture. A severely broken ankle or broken foot may require surgery to ...

The Radiology Assistant : Ankle fracture - Weber and Lauge-Hansen ...

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Publicationdate August 23, 2012. Classification of ankle fractures is important in order to estimate the extent of the ligamentous injury and the stability of the joint.

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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 Fracture - eMedicineHealth

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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.

Ankle Fracture Surgery

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What is an ankle fracture? The upper part of the ankle joint comes from the tibia ( shin) and the fibula (outer leg). The tibia forms the front, rear and inner part of ...