Lover’s fracture

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


30 year old male with history of fall from height.

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

Bilateral calcaneal fractures consistent with lover's fracture. It is important to exclude thoracolumbar burst fracture  (Don Juan fractures) in the setting of lover's fracture.

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Case information

rID: 12352
Published: 13th Nov 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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