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ankle

[′aŋ·kəl]
(anatomy)
The joint formed by the articulation of the leg bones with the talus, one of the tarsal bones.
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The ORTHOLOC([TM]) 3Di Ankle Fracture System is a comprehensive single-tray ankle fracture solution designed to address a wide range of fracture types and classifications.
Clinical observation suggests that the initial recovery from ankle fracture occurs quickly in the first few days following cast removal.
Vincent's Hospital for ankle fractures between January 1995 and December 2003.
Demographic data, including age, sex, type of ankle fracture, and time to the operating room, were recorded for all consenting patients.
Summary: Chelsea have announced that Ashley Cole will be out for approximately three months with an ankle fracture.
ABARRY RUSSELL will return for Albion Rovers next month now that his ankle fracture has healed.
Roberts suffered a recurrence of his ankle fracture, with Dichio following suit.
The former Platense, Monaco, Juventus and Hercules star remains in the UAE, choosing not to go abroad for specialist treatment, and will not be out for weeks with an ankle fracture as rumours suggested.
Bochy wasn't able to give a clear update on Posey's condition other than to say it was a "a lower-leg fracture, an ankle fracture.
Elsewhere in the hospital, newborn Megan is treated for breathing difficulties, 12-year-old Barney undergoes an X-ray on his suspected ankle fracture and toddler Ruby arrives with a possible broken toe.
It could be an ankle fracture, which will obviously keep him out for a while.
Ankle fracture is generally managed conservatively in the outpatient setting (Brink et al 1996) or with a short period of hospitalisation for surgical fixation (James et al 2001) followed by outpatient management.