A patient presented with Ankle pain.X ray showed the following features.Identify this condition:
A. Jone’s Fracture
B. Tennis Fracture
C. Pott’s Fracture
D. Stress Fracture
Ans:C. Pott’s Fracture
- Fracture of the lower end of the fibula and medial malleolus of the tibia with rupture of the internal lateral ligament of the ankle, caused by outward and backward displacement of the leg while the foot is fixed.
- Pott’s fracture (also: Bimalleolar fractures) involve at least 2 elements of the ankle ring. These fractures should be considered unstable and require urgent orthopedic attention.