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A case of bilateral Lisfranc fracture—dislocations in a patient following polytrauma
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    A valuable lesson is reiterated
    Dear Editor,

    Further to the case report presented by Carter and Wilby (Emerg Med J 2000 17:387) where a valuable lesson is demonstrated regarding overlooking lisfranc fractures in the presence of polytrauma, we would like to add to this a patient we encountered in order to emphasize the point.

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