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

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In brief: X-ray

The only way to tell if a bone is broken is to start with a standard x-ray.

In brief: X-ray

The only way to tell if a bone is broken is to start with a standard x-ray.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Mazen Ghani
If the xray is negative and there is still concern for a talar fracture, CT or MRI would be helpful.
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Podiatry
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In brief: Xrays

X-rays are a first line modality if there is a concern for fracture.

In brief: Xrays

X-rays are a first line modality if there is a concern for fracture.
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
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