Spontaneous atraumatic calcaneal fracture in a 3-year-old with cerebral palsy

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We present the case of a 3-year-old boy, a known case of mild spastic diplegic cerebral palsy who developed an atraumatic fracture of his right calcaneum. An atraumatic fracture calcaneum at such a young age has not been previously reported. We also present a detailed overview of investigations following his symptomatology. The need for a periodic… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00590-008-0386-6

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@article{Makhija2008SpontaneousAC, title={Spontaneous atraumatic calcaneal fracture in a 3-year-old with cerebral palsy}, author={Zeena Makhija and A. I. R. Jenkins}, journal={European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology}, year={2008}, volume={19}, pages={131-133} }