Distal fibular and posterior malleolus fractures

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Rolled left ankle.

Patient Data

Age: 21
Modality: X-ray

Spiral fracture of the distal fibula with associated soft tissue swelling. 

Modality: X-ray

Further more clearly delineated the distal fibular fracture (Weber B) and also demonstrate a posterior malleolus fracture. 

Case Discussion

The Weber classification is a common method for classifying distal fibular fractures. 

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Case Information

rID: 47262
Case created: 8th Aug 2016
Last edited: 8th Aug 2016
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