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Ankle Xray

   
A/P View
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Lateral View
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Teardrop sign at the anterior aspect of the joint is associated with occult fractures, especially if larger than 13 mm. (Clark TW, AJR Am J Roentgenol 1995;164(5):1185- 1189.

Mortise View
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