Syndesmosis

 

  
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In this type of joint there is minimal range of movement.  Example inferior tibiofibular joint.   This joint is united by fibrous tissue and it exhibits a limited amount of movement.

 

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Vertical compression fractures

Inferior tibiofibular joint (syndesmosis)

Inferior tibiofibular joint

Tibiofibular diastasis

Maisonneuve fracture

Rupture of anterior inferior tibiofibular ligament

Anterior inferior tibiofibular ligament buckling

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