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Doctors classify ankle fractures according to the area of bone that is broken. For example, a fracture at the end of the fibula is called a lateral malleolus ... This is done to reduce the risk of the fracture not healing (called a nonunion), and to ...

allproorthopedics.com/blog/broken-fibula-needs-time-and-patience

Jul 27, 2017 ... Fibular fracture usuall take four to six weeks to heal, as long as the patient doesn' t try to return to action too soon. ... Sprained ankles, fractured ankles, what's the big deal? It's one of ... Fibula Healing, Quickly and Completely.

www.healthline.com/health/fibular-fractures

Apr 4, 2017 ... A fibula fracture refers to a break in the bone that stabilizes and supports your ankle and lower leg muscle. Learn how long recovery takes and ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/315565.php

Feb 2, 2017 ... The two bones help to stabilize and support the ankle and lower leg muscles. A fibula fracture is used to describe a break in the fibula bone.

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Only the bone on the outside of the ankle, the fibula, is broken. ... If you have an ankle fracture, treatment will depend on how many bones are broken, and if it is ...

www.aofas.org/footcaremd/conditions/ailments-of-the-ankle/Pages/Ankle-Fracture.aspx

Hear ​​how orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists treat ankle fractures. ... This treatment involves setting the tibia and/or fibula bones and ankle joint to improve  ...

www.joint-pain-solutions.com/fibula-fracture.html

A Fibula Fracture is a common type of ankle fracture. Is surgery necessary? If so, what can you expect?

www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/146562-Broken-Fibula-recovery

Usually 6-8 weeks is total recovery time for a fracture/break no? ... Broke my fibula above the ankle on 12/29, it was non-displaced but the ...

ukhealthcare.uky.edu/Ortho/for-professionals/coaches-trainers/fibular

Apr 14, 2015 ... Fractures of the fibula sometimes occur with severe ankle sprains. ... Initial treatment consists of elevation of the leg, and ice to relieve pain and ...