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International Journal of Case Reports in Orthopaedics
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International Journal of Case Reports in Orthopaedics

2021, Vol. 3, Issue 1, Part A

Avulsion fractures of the posterior tuberosity of the calcaneus (Case report and literature review)


Author(s): Hawayda S, Abdullah A, Hadad O, Kharroub A, Rahmi M, Rafai M and Garch A

Abstract: Avulsion fracture of the calcaneal tuberosity is a rare lesion. We describe the observation of an elderly and diabetic patient who presented this lesion. Surgical treatment was performed by screwing, completed by an immobilization with good anatomical and functional results.

DOI: 10.22271/27078345.2021.v3.i1a.41

Pages: 12-14 | Views: 321 | Downloads: 159

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How to cite this article:
Hawayda S, Abdullah A, Hadad O, Kharroub A, Rahmi M, Rafai M, Garch A. Avulsion fractures of the posterior tuberosity of the calcaneus (Case report and literature review). Int J Case Rep Orthop 2021;3(1):12-14. DOI: 10.22271/27078345.2021.v3.i1a.41


International Journal of Case Reports in Orthopaedics