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An ankle fracture is a break of the ankle bones. It is typically diagnosed by X-ray. Treatment is with splinting, casting or surgery. In children ankle fractures occur ...

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 Fracture - American Orthopaedic Foot & 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 ...

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: 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 ...

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 in Sports Medicine Treatment & Management: Acute ...

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Oct 21, 2015 ... As always, acute management of ankle fractures involves analgesics for pain, immobilization, and patient comfort. Use either a well-padded ...

Non-operative Ankle Sprain and Fracture Treatments - Rothman ...

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Sprain. In the case of an ankle sprain, rehabilitation is crucial and starts early. A Rothman foot and ankle surgeon may recommend one or more of the following ...

Ankle Sprains and Fractures - Rothman Institute Orthopaedics

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An ankle sprain is an injury to one or more ligaments in the ankle. Ligaments are bands of tissue, like rubber bands, that connect one bone to another and bind ...

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 ...

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Ankle Fractures Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments - WebMD

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May 4, 2014 ... Ankle injuries are among the most common of the bone and joint injuries.

Ankle Fracture Surgery - American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

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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 ...

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 ...