Tillaux Fracture

  • Etiology: occurs after medial tibial physis has fused but lateral physis is unfused
  • Imaging: Salter Harris III fracture of lateral distal tibial epiphysis
  • Clinical: in adolescents, distal tibial growth plate fuses in medial to lateral direction, making lateral aspect of distal tibia prone to avulsion injuries

Cases of Tillaux Fracture