Pilon fracture, bilateral

Case contributed by Dr Yair Glick

Presentation

Fall from height

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Bilateral fracture of the distal tibial epiphysis, anterolateral aspect, minimally displaced, involving articular surface.

Case Discussion

These ankle radiographs show a bilateral Ruedi-Algower type I (minimally displaced) pilon fracture.

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Case information

rID: 52423
Published: 6th Apr 2017
Last edited: 23rd May 2019
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