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What does it meant to have a fracture of the medial tribal plateau of the knee?

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Dr. Howard Luks
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Tibial Plateau

Fractures of the top of the shin bone involves a portion of the bone we call the tibial plateau.
There are two sides to the tibial plateau, the inner, or medial side --- and the outer, or lateral side.

In brief: Tibial Plateau

Fractures of the top of the shin bone involves a portion of the bone we call the tibial plateau.
There are two sides to the tibial plateau, the inner, or medial side --- and the outer, or lateral side.
Dr. Howard Luks
Dr. Howard Luks
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Dr. Audie Rolnick
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Inner part of tibia

Variable . Might be stress fx in a runner. Need to rest until heals.
If traumatic is different story.

In brief: Inner part of tibia

Variable . Might be stress fx in a runner. Need to rest until heals.
If traumatic is different story.
Dr. Audie Rolnick
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