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Severe Open Ankle Sprain (SOAS): A Case Report
Sung Hyun Yoon, Chang Hwan Hwang
Journal of Trauma and Injury 2014;27(2):25-28
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Department of Othopedic Surgery, Dankook University College of Medicine, Cheonan, Korea. medi01@hanmail.net
Received: 24 November 2013   • Revised: 13 January 2014   • Accepted: 10 June 2014

Ankle injury is a very common injury. Especially it is the most commonly injured site in cases sports injuries. However, severe open ankle sprain (SOAS), defined as the tearing of the skin over the torn ligament in the ankle, is extremely rare, and no cases have been reported in Korea. In our center, we encountered a patient with a severe ankle open sprain, so we report and discuss that case.

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