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www.dovemed.com/diseases-conditions/fracture-of-the-fibula

Aug 12, 2014 ... Learn in-depth information on Fracture of the Fibula, its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, complications, treatment, prevention, and prognosis.

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-leg/basics/complications/con-20031562

May 30, 2014 ... Broken leg — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of this type of fracture.

patient.info/doctor/tibial-and-fibular-fractures-including-horse-riders-knee

Fractures of the proximal fibula may be associated with injury to the common peroneal nerve (distal pulses and sensation should ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/315565.php

Feb 2, 2017 ... Most fractures of the fibula do not have any serious complications. Within a few weeks to several months, most patients make a full recovery ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/826304-clinical

Sep 9, 2016 ... Lower leg fractures include fractures of the tibia and fibula. Of these two bones, the tibia is the only weightbearing bone.

www.healthline.com/health/fibular-fractures

Apr 4, 2017 ... A fibula fracture refers to a break in the bone that stabilizes and ... With rest and rehabilitation, fractures generally don't develop complications.

www.uptodate.com/contents/fibula-fractures

Jun 6, 2017 ... Fibular fractures, particularly those involving the ankle and the shaft just proximal, are common. They often result from minor trauma.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2903136

Jun 25, 2009 ... Distal tibia fractures are complex injuries with a high complication rate. .... Ipsilateral fibular fracture occurred in 46 cases (46%) and was treated ...

www.mdguidelines.com/easyaccess/fracture-tibia-or-fibula/complications

Other complications include compartment syndrome; injury to the common or deep peroneal nerves, which may cause foot drop (typically with fibular fractures ); ...