Bilateral calcaneal fracture in childhood

  title={Bilateral calcaneal fracture in childhood},
  author={Elmar Frank and J N Ward and Peter Engelhardt},
  journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery},
Calcaneal fractures in young children are rare. Bilateral calcaneal fractures in this age group are exceptional. In the literature only 4 cases of bilateral calcaneal fractures have been reported, and the youngest patient was 6 years old (range 6–17 years) [2, 8]. Jonasch [4] estimated that calcaneal fractures accounted for 0.005% of all fractures before… CONTINUE READING