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Malleolar Segment

Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma: January 2018 - Volume 32 - Issue - p S65–S70
doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001073
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44A

Type: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, infrasyndesmotic fibula injury 44A

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, infrasyndesmotic, isolated fibula injury 44A1

Qualifications are optional and applied to the fracture code where the asterisk is located as a lower-case letter within rounded brackets. More than one qualification can be applied for a given fracture classification, separated by a comma. For a more detailed explanation, see the compendium introduction.

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar, infrasyndesmotic fibula injury with a medial malleolar fracture 44A2

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar, infrasyndesmotic fibular injury with a posteromedial fracture 44A3

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44B

Type: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, transsyndesmotic fibula fracture 44B

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, transsyndesmotic isolated fibula fracture 44B1

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, transsyndesmotic fibula fracture with a medial injury 44B2

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, transsyndesmotic fibula fracture with a medial injury and fracture of the posterolateral rim (Volkmann’s fragment) 44B3

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44C

Type: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, suprasyndesmotic fibula injury 44C

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, suprasyndesmotic, simple diaphyseal fibula fracture 44C1

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, suprasyndesmotic, wedge or multifragmentary diaphyseal fibula fracture 44C2

Group: Tibia/fibula, malleolar segment, suprasyndesmotic, proximal fibula injury 44C3

Qualifications are optional and applied to the fracture code where the asterisk is located as a lower-case letter within rounded brackets. More than one qualification can be applied for a given fracture classification, separated by a comma. For a more detailed explanation, see the compendium introduction.

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