Peritalar dislocation without fracture

J Foot Surg. 1991 Sep-Oct;30(5):489-93.


The case report of a 28-year-old male who sustained a pure peritalar dislocation, without fracture, is presented. The injury is potentially devastating and seldom seen in clinical practice. In this discussion, the etiology and treatment protocol is reviewed to alert the practitioner for prompt evaluation and treatment.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Humans
  • Joint Dislocations / diagnostic imaging*
  • Male
  • Radiography
  • Subtalar Joint / diagnostic imaging
  • Subtalar Joint / injuries
  • Tarsal Joints / diagnostic imaging
  • Tarsal Joints / injuries*