Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

avulsion fracture achilles tendon

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rolando Melendez
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Dependsthe severity: For talus fractures surgery is indicated if the fracture position is unstable or is affecting the subtalar joint. The result of the mri is important ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajeev Sehgal
25 years experience Podiatry
Depends: It could be the fracture fragment shifting or soft tissue impingement. See your local podiatrist for evaluation
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Toe fracture: Hard to tell without an examination
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Ok: No question was asked , but I would certainly follow with the surgeon who ordered this for the next steps to be taken and for clinical correlation
Dr. Ajay Acharya
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
See ortho.: Use sling and pain med.....see a orthopedic doctor.
1
1 thank
A male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Orthotic cushion: see a podiatrist for orthotics and/or inserts.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
This would require: History, physical examination ; x-rays to properly diagnose.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
14 years experience Podiatry
Ankle injury : An avulsion fracture may require several types of treatment based on the size and any displacement of the avulsed bone. This could require casting to ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
See orthopedist: I would have to see the xray to make recomendation and have some details about the injury.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
33 years experience Pain Management
Tendon tear: Avulsion fracure is where the hamstrings, quadraceps tendon tearsaway from the bone insertion causing a fracture at the insertion site.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Boyer
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Follow up: While an avulsion fracture usually heals well on its own with time, if you are still having stiffness two months out, you need to follow up with a han ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
46 years experience Podiatry
Pain and swelling: An avulsion fracture is merely a break in a bone caused by a pulling force of a muscle/tendon. In the foot, it is common at the base of the 5th metat ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month