Calcaneal fracture - Sander's type 3bc

Case contributed by Dr Matt Skalski

Complex calcaneal fracture, Essex-Lopresti joint depression type. Bohler's angle is decreased. 

There are two primary fracture lines extending through the central and medial apsects of the posterior facet of the calcaneus. 

Case Discussion

There are two primary fracture lines extending through the central and medial apsects of the posterior facet of the calcaneus, making this fracture a Sander's type 3bc fracture. 

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Case information

rID: 27031
Case created: 18th Jan 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
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