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What does it meant to have a maisonneuve fracture of the ankle?

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It is a spiral fracture of the proximal third (upper part near knee) of the fibula with an associated tear of the distal tibiofibular syndesmosis and the interosseous membrane.
. There is also an associated fracture of the medial malleolus or rupture of the deep deltoid ligament.

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It is a spiral fracture of the proximal third (upper part near knee) of the fibula with an associated tear of the distal tibiofibular syndesmosis and the interosseous membrane.
. There is also an associated fracture of the medial malleolus or rupture of the deep deltoid ligament.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. G Jason Hunt
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In brief: Varies

Pain, instability, .

In brief: Varies

Pain, instability, .
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