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Calcaneal fracture with ipsilateral bi-malleolar and fourth and fifth metatarsal fractures
  1. R Ahmad,
  2. S Shobaki,
  3. S M Y Ahmed
  1. Department of Orthopaedics, Weston General Hospital, Weston-Super-Mare, UK
  1. Mr R Ahmad, 18 Oakwood, Coxhoe, Durham, DH6 4SQ, UK; riazhzi{at}

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Calcaneal fracture is the most common fractured tarsal bone. The mechanism of injury is axial loading in which the talus is driven into the calcaneus, or a twisting injury. Over 20% of these patients …

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