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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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Increasing number and incidence of low-trauma ankle fractures in elderly people: Finnish statistics during 1970-2000 and projections for the future.
Although the results of this study indicated that a negative postbony-fixation stress test may be a better indication of syndesmotic fixation than a positive prebony-fixation stress test, more studies will be warranted to assess the sensitivity, specificity, and reliability of pre- and post-bony-fixation stress test in other types of ankle fracture. Moreover, a distinction should be made between syndesmotic disruption and real syndesmotic instability.
Boston has been without All-Star (http://www.ibtimes.com/gordon-hayward-picks-boston-celtics-twitter-reacts-rumors-2561289) Gordon Hayward who went down with a season-ending ankle fracture during an opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers in October.
Kosmopoulos, "The Bosworth ankle fracture: a retrospective case series and literature review," EC Orthopaedics, vol.
Also absent are defender Antonio Rudiger, given more time off after Germany's winning Confederations Cup campaign, and midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, who is recovering from an ankle fracture.
Every year up to 200 people undergo ankle fracture surgery at James Cook University Hospital, in Middlesbrough.
LAHORE -- Aseefa Bhutto Zardari, the daughter of former President Asif Ali Zardari, underwent a successful surgery in Lahore after suffering ankle fracture.
TOMMY WRIGHT feared losing midfielder Murray Davidson long term when a scan revealed an ankle fracture.
Hughes also revealed that absent goalkeeper Jack Butland has not suffered a recurrence of the ankle fracture he suffered on England duty in March.
After the patient was clinically and radiologically diagnosed to have an unstable ankle fracture and after meeting the inclusion criteria patients were taken up for open reduction and internal fixation.
Saracens star Vunipola was facing an uphill battle to recapture the jersey for the Six Nations until Morgan, playing against him at Kingsholm, suffered an ankle fracture, complicated by ligament damage.
Ciel suffered a double ankle fracture in a 1-0 away win over Sharjah on the opening day of the season but despite returning to training this week, Hammad said he still wouldn't feature in the club's foreign quartet.