Fracture dislocation of the tarsal navicular.

Published online: Jun 27 1993

J P Simon, I Van Delm, and G Fabry.

Orthopaedic Department, U.Z. Pellenberg, Belgium.


A closed fracture-dislocation of the tarsal navicular is presented. Open reduction and internal fixation are mandatory in order to restore the keystone function of the navicular to the longitudinal arch of the foot.