Injuries of Lower Limb
Bimalleolar fracture is called:
Fractures with Eponyms
a. Jone’s fracture Avulsion fracture of the base of 5th metatarsal.
b. Chopart dislocation A fracture through inter tarsal joints.
c. Massonaises fracture It is a type of ankle fracture in which fracture of the neck of the fibula occurs.
d. Pott’s fracture Bimalleolar ankle fracture.
e. March fracture The shaft of 2nd or 3rd metatarsal.
i. Hangmen fracture Fracture through the pedicle and lamina of C2 vertebra.
ii. Cotton’s fracture Trimalleolar ankle fracture.