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VOLUME 8 , ISSUE 1 ( January-March, 2021 ) > List of Articles

CASE REPORT

Closed Posterior Dislocation of Ankle without Associated Fractures: A Case Report

Awkash Kumar, Sandeep K Yadav

Keywords : Ankle joint, Dislocation, Immobilization

Citation Information : Kumar A, Yadav SK. Closed Posterior Dislocation of Ankle without Associated Fractures: A Case Report. J Foot Ankle Surg Asia-Pacific 2021; 8 (1):33-35.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10040-1135

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 06-01-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Ankle joint is an inherently stable joint well supported with ligament and bones configuration. Ankle dislocation without fracture is a rare entity needs to be managed urgently in the form of immobilization in below knee cast for appropriate time period. Rehabilitation protocol is to be followed in order achieve targeted range of motion. Complication associated with ankle dislocation needs to be kept in mind while managing these kinds of condition.


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