Salter-Harris type IV fracture of distal tibia

Case contributed by Dr Stefan Lazic

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ankle pain after tackled while playing rugby

Salter-Harris IV fracture of ankle

Case Discussion

Distal tibia is the typical location of triplanar fracture, a type IV Salter-Harris injury frequently seen in adolescents.

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rID: 51225
Case created: 7th Feb 2017
Last edited: 11th Feb 2018
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