Tillaux fracture

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking

Presentation

Eversion injury.

Patient Data

Age: 10-15 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Minimally displaced fracture through the anterolateral distal tibial epiphysis. Talocrural alignment and the syndesmosis are preserved.

Case Discussion

A Tillaux fracture is a Salter-Harris III fracture through the anterolateral aspect of the distal tibial epiphysis.

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Case information

rID: 53715
Case created: 1st Jun 2017
Last edited: 4th Jun 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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