Hear how orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists treat ankle fractures. ... The
distal ends of the tibia and fibula bones are also known as the medial and lateral
We discuss Broken Ankle (aka Bimalleolar fracture, aka distal fibula fracture)
using simple language and useful pictures to help everyone understand this topic
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.
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.
Oct 21, 2015 ... Small avulsion Danis-Weber type A fractures without medial-sided injury can ...
However, a small avulsion fracture can occasionally be seen near the distal ... of
deltoid ligament rupture if a displaced fibular fracture is present.
May 7, 2016 ... Lateral Malleolus Fracture. Injury to the Distal Fibula of the Ankle. Share; Pin;
Email. aircast ankle. An aircast is often used for treatment of a ...
Sep 18, 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...
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 .
Sep 9, 2016 ... Lower leg fractures include fractures of the tibia and fibula. Of these two bones,
the tibia is the only weightbearing bone.
Dec 12, 2003 ... i had a "distal fibula fracture" or also known as a "broken ankle". I broke it
november 24th and have had a cast on since december.