The distal ends of the tibia and fibula bones are also known as the medial and ...
One or all of these signs and symptoms may accompany an ankle fracture:.
We discuss Broken Ankle (aka Bimalleolar fracture, aka distal fibula fracture)
using simple language and useful pictures to help everyone understand this topic
Distal fibula fractures are the commonest fracture at the ankle and are usually the
result of an inversion injury with or without rotation. They are the extension of a ...
For example, a fracture at the end of the fibula is called a lateral malleolus
fracture, or if both the tibia and fibula are broken, it is called a bimalleolar fracture.
Dec 1, 2016 ... This is a type of fibula fracture that often does not need surgery for treatment. ...
Injury to the Distal Fibula of the Ankle. Share; Pin; Email.
Ankle Fracture, Distal Fibula. You have a fracture, or broken bone, of the end of
the fibula bone. The fibula is one of two bones that support the ankle joint.
May 28, 2016 ... Wife drove me to ER and diagnozed as nondisplaced distal fibula ..... very blurry
oblique fracture that is not all the way through the distal fibula.
Dec 7, 2016 ... A distal fibula fracture is a break in the distal fibula, a bone in the lower leg. Since
the distal fibula is pretty thin, it is...
Feb 17, 2016 ... Ankle fractures are fractures that can involve the distal tibia, distal fibula, talus,
and calcaneus. Ankle Fractures and broken ankles are common.
Jun 29, 2015 ... Fibular fractures, particularly those involving the ankle and the shaft just ... likely
to sustain isolated fractures of the distal third of the fibula .