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Dr. Matthew Goren
31 years experience in Ophthalmology
What's your question: Not sure what you're asking. This is a serious problem that requires surgery.

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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Pain & swelling: An avulsion fracture of the fibular head generally involves the styloid process and causes injury of some of the major stabilizers in the posterolater ... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Pospisil
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Fibulae head avulsn: One needs to be concerned regarding the injury to the surrounding tissue like the PCL or posterior lateral corner . I.e. The fibulae head avulsion is ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Many: Not typical to have infection but signs would be extreme reddness, a yellow discharge or even green. Swelling around the edge of the nail bed with re ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
No: Avulsion fractures are when a section of bone is torn away from the main body of bone and still connected to the tendon.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Would have shown: If this were cancer, it would have been visible to the radiologist. Ask to review the report with your physician. Best wishes.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Varies : There are several potential explanations for this. Plantar flexion will have a tendency to stretch the peroneal tendons, which are right near your zo ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
Depends: upon where the avulsion fracture occurred! For example in a "strong bone" such as the fibula (ankle ) avulsion a small cyst is probably not significa ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Trauma: Typically, this would refer to an avulsion fracture. The fracture occurs at the site of attachment on the bone of a tendon or ligament. The tendon o ... Read More
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