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Fracture of the posterior process of the talus: an unusual injury
  1. R Ahmad,
  2. S M Y Ahmed
  1. Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Weston General Hospital, Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, UK
  1. Mr R Ahmad, 18 Oakwood, Coxhoe, Durham DH6 4SQ, UK; riazhzi{at}

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Most attention in the literature has been devoted to fractures of the neck of the talus, whereas fractures involving processes of the talus have been relatively neglected. Consequently, questions persist regarding these fractures and misdiagnosis is common.

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