• Older man with left ankle pain after a low-speed fall off a motorcycle

    7 days ago - By Healio

    A 75-year-old man presented to the ED with left ankle pain after a low-speed fall off a motorcycle that resulted in a twisting injury to his left leg.
    The patient was able to drive his motorcycle following the incident but could not ambulate or weight-bear on his left lower extremity. He reported baseline numbness to his bilateral lower extremities secondary to diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
    The patient's past medical history included hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes mellitus, coronary artery disease, rheumatoid arthritis and gout. His surgical history included three coronary
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