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Non-Displaced Fracture to Tibia

05/24/2010

Question:

I was coming down a hill slipped and fell. I thought I severely twisted my ankle. After the MRI, I found out it was a non displaced fracture to my tibia around my ankle. Can you give me more info on this?

Answer:

Most people have a full recovery with conservative care.  Just follow your doctor's advice.

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Response by:

Tammy S Wadsworth, PT MS OCS Tammy S Wadsworth, PT MS OCS
Sports Medicine Team Member
Clinical Instructor at The School of Allied Medical Professions
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University