Description: This stock medical exhibit depicts a comminuted talar neck fracture/dislocation with surgical fixation in a series of illustrations. The first illustration shows a normal ankle. The second illustration depicts a fractured and dislocated ankle. The third illustration portrays an incision being made in the ankle. The the fourth illustration pictures K-wires being placed across the fracture. The fifth illustration depicts screws being placed across the fracture. The sixth illustration displays the post-operative condition.
Last Updated: Apr 3rd, 2009