fracture

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Of the 42 patients with bimalleolar fractures, the first 17 were fixed with medial malleolar fixation only.
X ray of ankle was taken bedside after the craniotomy procedure and revealed a bimalleolar fracture.
Objective: To study the functional outcome of surgically managed closed bimalleolar fractures of ankle in adults; to evaluate restoration of the anatomy of malleoli and ankle perfectly by operative treatment with internal fixation; to assess the union of fractures after surgical management; and to achieve stable fixation and early mobilization of the ankle.