Posteromedial dislocation of the ankle without fracture.

  title={Posteromedial dislocation of the ankle without fracture.},
  author={M R Colville and James M Colville and Asimina Manoli},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  volume={69 5},
We report the results of treatment in eight patients who had posteromedial dislocation of the ankle without fracture. The ages of seven of the eight patients ranged from twenty-three to thirty-six years. Four patients had increased generalized ligamentous laxity. One-half of the injuries were sustained during athletic competition. The mechanism of injury appeared to be forced inversion of the foot when it was maximally plantar flexed and axially loaded. Five of the eight patients had an open… CONTINUE READING

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