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Closed posteromedial dislocation of the tibiotalar joint without fracture in a basketball player


Acute ankle injury is one of the most common problems in sports medicine. Although most are ankle sprains, dislocations are occasionally seen. The case is presented of a closed posteromedial ankle dislocation without fracture which occurred during a basketball match. The literature is also reviewed.

  • ankle
  • dislocation
  • basketball
  • tibiotalar joint

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