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Publication Name World Journal of Orthopedics
Manuscript ID 8984
Country/Territory United Kingdom
2014-01-16 10:51
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ISSN 2218-5836 (online)
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Category Orthopedics
Manuscript Type Case Report
Article Title Delayed presentation of a loose body in undisplaced paediatric talar neck fracture
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Vishal Patel, Benjamin Bloch, Nicholas Johnson and Jitendra Mangwani
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Corresponding author Jitendra Mangwani, MBBS, FRCS, (Tr and Orth) Senior author, Department of Trauma and Orthopedics, Musculoskeletal Directorate, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester LE15WW, United Kingdom. jitendra.mangwani@uhl-tr.nhs.uk
Keywords Talus; Fracture; Loose body; Ankle arthroscopy; Children
Core Tip Undisplaced talar neck fractures in children rarely present with an associated osteochondral loose body. If a child remains symptomatic after fracture healing we would advocate further evaluation with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan to exclude an associated loose body. If a loose body or an osteochondral lesion is identified on MRI scan it can be safely treated with anterior ankle arthroscopy.
Publish Date 2014-07-19 23:48
Citation Patel V, Bloch B, Johnson N, Mangwani J. Delayed presentation of a loose body in undisplaced paediatric talar neck fracture. World J Orthop 2014; 5(3): 398-401
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-5836/full/v5/i3/398.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5312/wjo.v5.i3.398
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