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Post-traumatic avascular necrosis of the talus

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Aggravating pain on weight bearing. History of ankle dislocation 6 years before presentation.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

Extensive osteonecrosis of the talar dome and small osteonecrosis of the talar head. Subchondral tibial cysts and antero-medial impingement from osteophytes in post-traumatic osteoarthritis of the ankle joint.

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Case information

rID: 14923
Published: 5th Sep 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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