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Tibula-fibula fracture

Left leg tibula fibula fracture Rod and screws inserted Question regarding fibulatomy Consultation needed
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Dr. Varun K. Singh
Orthopedic Surgeon 8 yrs exp Delhi
Fibulatomy/fibulectomy is required in some cases where tibia is not healing in a natural way( delayed union). There are other indications are as well. The indication in your case can be seen by your orthopedic consultant only...
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