Comminuted Fracture

Overview Bones are the most resilient body part of humans. But still, they are not invincible. Too much force can break them into pieces. A comminuted fracture is a breakage of the bone into more than two fragments. It takes …

cuboid fracture

Cuboid Fracture

Overview If you’re having trouble or difficulties standing, walking, or running after an accident or an injury, then you may have a Cuboid Fracture. In order to properly diagnose if you have a fracture you should consult your doctor for an …

Mafucci Syndrome

Overview Mafucci syndrome is a rare congenital disorder of the skin and bones characterized by noncancerous growth of cartilages known as enchondromas, bone deformities, and reddish purple growths within the skin due to abnormal blood vessels. These abnormal blood vessels …

Klippel-Feil Syndrome

Overview Klippel-Feil Syndrome (KFS) is a rare disorder which is present at birth and caused by abnormal fusion of the vertebral (spinal column) bones found in neck. Klippel-Feil Syndrome is primarily characterized by short and webbed neck having a reduced …

Malleolus Fractures

Overview Malleoli (sing. malleoli) are the bony protuberances of the tibia (shinbone) and the fibula at its lower end. Malleoli are part of ankle joint, and present on its three sides to provide support. Hence there are three malleoli, namely …