Pott's fracture


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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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Pott had a special interest in cancer epidemiology and is also credited with describing Pott's disease, Pott's fracture, and various malignancies.
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Results of open reduction and internal fixation in closed bimalleolar Pott's Fracture of Ankle in Adults.