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What Does It Meant To Have An Avulsion Fracture Of The Ankle
Severe sprain: Most, not all avulsion fractures around the ankle are treated in a manner very similar to a severe ankle sprain. The ligaments that hold the bones of the ankle together can tear in the middle of the ligament, or they can pull off a small piece of bone where the ligament typically attaches to that bone. That is the most common cause of and avulsion fracture. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A fracture is a broken bone. As there is cartilage at the end of many bones at the joint, a fracture may also include a break in the cartilage. Fractures and broken bones are the same thing. It seems that many believe that a "fracture" is a lesser injury or an incomplete break in the bone, but this is not correct. Fractures may be displaced or ...Read more
Had an avulsion fracture of the ankle 15 weeks ago and it really hurts again when i walk... My dr said it just takes time, i think something is wron?
I have an avulsion fracture in my right ankle and its been 1 week now;how long should I wait before starting activity again? (I am a high lvl gymnast)
Hard to say: This depends on where in your ankle/foot the avulsion was and how severe, like any alignment issues. Your best bet is to review this issue with the doctor who made your diagnosis: hopefully an orthopedic physician. ...Read more
I have an avulsion fracture in the middle top of my foot. My foot and ankle are also sprained. Does this require a cast?
I have an avulsion fracture of my fibula from rolling my ankle. I am a nurse on my feet all day. Should I be working? I have a boot I am wearing.
Today i fell on my fracture ankle (avulsion fracture). It twisted a bit onwards. Now it hurts like it used to 5 days ago. What could happen?
Really put weight on an ankle avulsion fracture? Been told could put weight on as tolerated but when i try i hurt for long time after. Been 3 weeks.
See below: It means that you tore off a piece of bone from the main bone and it has never healed back to the bone. ...Read more
A bone fracture is a condition in which there is a break in the bone. It can be caused by a high force injury or it may result from a previous medical condition that involves weakening of the bone. Common symptoms include severe pain, swelling of the surrounding ...Read more
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