Ankle Fracture Treatments
Ankle fractures are one of the most common bone injuries. Bones in the foot take a beating during sports activities, running to a late appointment or just walking the aisles of a grocery store. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons,...
Bimalleolar fracture and right ankle dislocation on X-ray (anteroposterior). Both
the end of the fibula (1) and the tibia (2) are broken and the malleolar fragments ...
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 ...
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 ...
Are there factors that affect how soon osteoarthritis will develop or how severe the condition will be?
It can take time for symptoms of osteoarthritis to appear in an ankle
that has been fractured
(referred to as latency time). What can you do to delay the developmen... More »
May 4, 2014 ... Ankle injuries are among the most common of the bone and joint injuries.
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 ...
Mar 13, 2015 ... Get information about ankle fractures, or a broken ankle. Symptoms of a broken
ankle include swelling, pain, bruising, bleeding, or deformation.
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 ...
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