Tibial midshaft fracture

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

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Patient reports that he "kicked a lamp post in a fit of anger" and later noticed he had "difficulty walking" ...

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male
X-ray

Displaced transverse diaphyseal fracture of the right tibia (AO 42-A3).

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Case information

rID: 15121
Case created: 24th Sep 2011
Last edited: 13th Oct 2015
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