Acute fracture of the os trigonum

Eva M Escobedo, Taylor L. MacDonald, John C Hunter

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Abstract

A 21-year-old man presented with ankle pain after a motor vehicle accident. Imaging revealed an acute fracture of the os trigonum in addition to multiple, other lower-extremity fractures. In this case, the fracture of the os trigonum was a result of a significant traumatic injury. Thus, the presence of this fracture in an acute setting should prompt a search for other associated fractures.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)139-141
Number of pages3
JournalEmergency Radiology
Volume13
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2006

Keywords

  • Ankle
  • Foot
  • Fracture
  • Lateral process
  • Os trigonum
  • Talus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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