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The Calcaneus Fracture of Joint Depression Type with Lateral Subtalar Dislocation (A Case Report)
J Korean Foot Ankle Soc. 2009;13:106-108
Published online June 1, 2009
© 2009 J Korean Foot Ankle Soc.

Lee, Seung-Yong;Kim, Gab-Lae;Ban, Tae-Seo;Kang, Jung-Woo

Department of Orthopedic surgery, Kangdong Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License ( which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Calcaneus fracture with a subtalar dislocation are extremely rare. A case of a joint depression type calcaneus fracture with a lateral dislocation of the calcaneal posterior facet and tuberosity is presented. We treated it with open reduction and internal fixation with Steinmann pins and K-wires through limited posterior approach and obtained satisfactory radiographic and clinical outcome.
Keywords : Calcaneus; Fracture; Subtalar dislocation

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