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Jump from a height. Limping.
Fracture of the calcaneum.
The forefoot and midfoot are normal.
Comminuted intra-articular fracture of the calcaneum with a reduction of Bohler's angle.
Normal tarsal bones.
Although termed the Lover's fracture which portrays a romantic clinical history it is often associated with escape in other forms such as escaping from the scene of a crime. For this reason, the patient may not always provide a reliable history at presentation.