Sep 29, 2014 ... Lower leg fractures include fractures of the tibia and fibula. Of these two bones,
the tibia is the only weightbearing bone.
The tibia, or shinbone, is the most common fractured long bone in your body. The
long bones include the femur, humerus, tibia, and fibula. A tibial shaft fracture ...
WebMD explains the various ways a leg can be broken, and how a broken leg ...
Your leg contains 4 bones (the femur, the patella, the tibia, and the fibula) and ...
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Learn about Broken Tibia/Fibula (Shin bone/Calf) symptoms and causes from
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and treatments from experts at Boston Children's, ranked best Children's Hospital
The usual healing time for a mid-shaft Tibia and Fibula fracture treated with cast
immobilisation is 12 to 16 weeks. This is followed by rehabilitation with a ...
Mar 11, 2015 ... The lower extremity, commonly referred to as the leg, contains four bones (the
femur, the patella, the tibia, and the fibula) and bends at the hip, ...
For proximal fractures of the tibia see also the separate article on Knee Fractures
and Dislocations. For distal fractures of the tibia and fibula, see also the ...