Ankle fracture - Weber B

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Fell and twisted ankle.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
X-ray

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Case Discussion

Weber B fracture of the ankle, with the medial fracture line at the level of the joint space. It is important to remember that the classification is aimed at predicting tibofibular instability. As such where the fracture is on the lateral part of the fibula is largely irrelevant. 

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Case information

rID: 7480
Case created: 3rd Nov 2009
Last edited: 21st Jul 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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