https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/treatment-tests-and-therapies/tibiafibula-fracture-open-reduction-and-internal-fixation

You might need this procedure to treat your broken shin bone (tibia) or your fibula . The tibia, or shin bone, is the larger bone in your lower leg. Beside it, more ...

http://www.childrenshospital.org/conditions-and-treatments/conditions/b/broken-tibia-fibula-shin-bone-calf

Learn more about broken tibia/fibula, the two long bones in the lower leg from from Boston Children's Hospital.

https://rosept.com/blog/physical-therapy-tibia-and-fibula-break

Nov 11, 2018 ... The tibia and fibula are the two bones of the lower leg. It's unusual to break both bones, even in contact sports like football. It takes quite a bit of ...

https://www.verywellhealth.com/what-to-expect-with-a-broken-shin-bone-4119049

There are two bones of the leg, the tibia and the fibula. The tibia is the larger bone that people often refer to as the shin bone. Most of the the body weight is ...

https://orthoinfo.aaos.org/en/diseases--conditions/tibia-shinbone-shaft-fractures/

Motor vehicle collisions, for example, are a common cause of tibial shaft fractures . In many tibia fractures, the smaller bone in the lower leg (fibula) is broken as ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321642.php

Apr 27, 2018 ... A tibia fracture refers to any crack or breaks in the tibia bone. The tibia is one of two bones that make up the lower leg, the other being the fibula.

https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?contenttypeid=135&contentid=379

If you fracture your tibia or fibula, you might need ORIF to bring your bones back into place and help them heal. During an open reduction, orthopedic surgeons ...

https://www.emedicinehealth.com/broken_leg/viewer-comments_em-742.htm

On October 22, 2019 I suffered a stress fracture of the tibia and fibula. Compound break with tibia intrusion through the skin. I had an external fixator 5 weeks, ...

https://www.emedicinehealth.com/broken_leg/article_em.htm

There are four bones in the leg that may break due to injury, trauma, or disease. ... Fracture of the tibia and the fibula, after fixation in the operating room with ...

https://sportmedbc.com/news/broken-tibia-and-fibula-sportmed-soccer

Broken Tibia and Fibula - SportMed Soccer. One of the most gruesome injuries to take place on the soccer pitch is the double compound leg fracture.