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A female asked:

I think i broke my talus bone and my mom wont take me to the emergency room?

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Ankle injuries: Here is some general advice on different types of ankle injuries. See what one might apply to your situation and then you might be able to discuss with your parents whether it is likely to be broken or not. If in doubt I advise you to be checked by a doctor as you will likely need an examination. http://patient.info/health/ankle-injuries-leaf
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Dr. Richard Benjamin
46 years experience
Broken talus: you are dealing with a potentially very dangerous problem for you the tailless is a vital bone with respect to walking and standing if it is broken it must be addressed immediately. your future holds arthritis painful walking and disuse if it is not addressed properly
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A 36-year-old member asked:

I think I broke my left talus bone? How do I know?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 43 years experience
X-ray: The only way to tell if a bone is broken is to start with a standard x-ray.
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Dr. Mazen Ghani
Dr. Mazen Ghani commented
Radiology 26 years experience
If the xray is negative and there is still concern for a talar fracture, CT or MRI would be helpful.
Jul 25, 2012
Last updated Feb 8, 2017

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