Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Surgery » Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture
 

Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture

Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture

Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture: Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture is surgery to relocate the broken ankle bones into the correct position with plates and screws for rigidity.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture:

Anesthetic Requirements for Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture may include:

  • Regional or general anesthesia

Procedure Complications: Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture

Possible surgical complications of Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is good.

Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Open reduction and internal fixation of an ankle fracture) include:

  • Internal fixation of the ankle
  • Ankle surgery

More Surgery Topics

  • Esophagogastrectomy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision tattoo removal
  • External fixation of the femur
  • External fixation of the fibula
  • External fixation of the foot
  • External fixation of the radius
  • External fixation of the ulna
  • External tibia fixation
  • Extra-articular subtalar arthrodesis
  • Extracranial-intracranial revascularization
  • Extrapleural pneumonectomy
  •  

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise