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Isolated dislocation of the proximal tibiofibular joint in a long jumper
  1. A J Laing,
  2. B Lenehan,
  3. A Ali,
  4. C V R Prasad
  1. Merlin Park Regional Hospital, Galway, Ireland
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr Laing, Department of Academic Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland;


Acute traumatic proximal tibiofibular joint dislocation is an exceedingly rare injury. This is a case report in a rare horizontal type joint variant, following a long jump injury. The diagnostic approach when this injury is suspected is described.

  • long jumper
  • knee
  • tibiofibular joint

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