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Does distal fibula fracture have good blood supply?

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Dr. Tal David
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Distal fibula

Yes. Generally the distal fibula has a good blood supply and heals reliably well.
Metabolic problems and lack of immobilization can lead to non-union of a distal fibula fracture.

In brief: Distal fibula

Yes. Generally the distal fibula has a good blood supply and heals reliably well.
Metabolic problems and lack of immobilization can lead to non-union of a distal fibula fracture.
Dr. Tal David
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