Pott's fracture

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Related to Pott's fractures: Potts disease, Dupuytren's fracture, Colles fracture

Pott's fracture

n
(Pathology) a fracture of the lower part of the fibula, usually with dislocation of the ankle
[C18: see Pott's disease]
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Bimalleolar Pott's fractures are very common in ankle joint injuries because of increased incidence of road traffic accidents and industrial trauma.
KEY WORDS: Bimalleolar Pott's fractures, TBW, K-wire, rush pin, CC screw, one-third tubular plates
Results of open reduction and internal fixation in closed bimalleolar Pott's Fracture of Ankle in Adults.