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  1. kangourou

    kangourou Famous Member

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    fracture.jpg Ankle joint

    What is your diagnosis?
    What would be your management plan for this patient and why? (Patient otherwise fit and well)
     

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    Weber B Fracture
     

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    Management - Fracture always 2 plan :p
     

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    Fibular fracture--Danis Weber type B
    sometimes require surgical management-->sometimes disrupt ankle stability
     

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    Fibular fracture
     

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    fibular fracture-->conservative treatment or, better, osteosynthesis with titanium plaque ( with screws). The x-ray doesn't show well the tibia, but there's another medial fracture line on it in my opinion. However, we need the latero-lateral projection of the x-ray before deciding any conservative or surgical treatment!
     

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