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Distal Tibial epiphyseal fractures
[OCOSH Code: D016512 278537006 S82.8 WI_FR_A_DE]

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MeSH Search Term "Ankle Injuries"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code S82.8 Fractures of other parts of lower leg
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of distal end of tibia (disorder) Concept ID: 278537006
OCOSH Code: D016512 278537006 S82.8 WI_FR_A_DE_TP

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Tillaux fracture CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00401.html

fracture of LATERAL aspect of distal tibia
analog of Salter III fx of distal tibia in kids:
distal tibial epiphysis closes in 12-18 months
MEDIAL portion closes first
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Tillaux Fracture eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic344.htm

The term Tillaux fracture is an eponym describing a fracture of the anterolateral tibial epiphysis that is commonly seen in adolescents. The fragment is avulsed due to the strong anterior tibiofibular ligament in an external rotation injury of the foot in relation to the leg. This injury is rarely seen...
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Tillaux Fracture Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/tillaux_fracture

Salter Harris III fracture involving avulsion of anterolateral tibial epiphysis;
- occurs in older adolescents, after the middle and medial parts of epiphyseal plate has closed, but before the lateral part closes (usually 12 to 15 yrs of age);
- because, this fracture occurs...
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