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Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by clontaago, Apr 2, 2012.

  1. clontaago

    clontaago Well-Known Member

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    This poor bastard is still waiting for surgery!!

    In addition to the compound comminuted fracture dislocation of his right ankle he now also requires a skin graft which has put the surgery back.

    Its going to be a long hard road back for him.
     
  2. Chip and Chase

    Chip and Chase True Supporter Staff Member Administrator Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Gee i knew the health system was cactus, but having to wait 2 weeks for surgery on a compound fracture...WTF ?? I also just googled comminuted, ouch !!!
     
  3. Jerry1

    Jerry1 Well-Known Member

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  4. clontaago

    clontaago Well-Known Member

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    Yep to summarise his injury:

    He dislocated his ankle
    Has a comminuted compound fracture which means the bone was splintered into several pieces with one of those pieces breaking through the skin and was poking through his sock!
    He requires a skin graft because the skin was so damaged as a result of the compound fracture.

    They have been washing the wound every day to ensure they remove any dirt etc from in between the shattered bones to prevent infection, and are unable to operate and do the skin graft until they are sure its all clear.
     
  5. Mals

    Mals Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Geez poor fella, I wouldn't wish that on anyone. Having spent my fair share of time in hospitals I bet he's well & truly over it by now.
     
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  6. Jethro

    Jethro This space is for rent Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Ouch :(

    :-/ Poor bugger. Even though he's a Bronc, I can't help but feel sorry for him. I wouldn't wish an injury like that on anyone.
     
  7. HappilyManly

    HappilyManly MWTS Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Very serious injury with lots of tissue damage etc.
    Last week the Manly Daily had a young man of 35 die from complications of a compound leg fracture.

    He may never play Footy again :(

    All the best on his recovery all the same from all Footy Supporters.:angel:
     
  8. Jatz Crackers

    Jatz Crackers Moderator Staff Member

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    I wouldnt even wish that on a storm player.
     
  9. tookey

    tookey Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Sounds like a similar injury that a former Manly player in the 1980's, Paul beath, suffered. poor bugger never played grade football again.

    Hopefully rose has been in touch with him to offer encouragement.
     
  10. Manly Daly

    Manly Daly Member

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    I would but only 3 of them,
    Actually only 2 of them
    and one more than the other....

    need any more clues?
     
  11. MadMarcus

    MadMarcus Local Lunatic 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    I wouldn't wish the injury on the bloke, but I can't help but think there is some karma here after all the dives he has taken.
     
  12. Jatz Crackers

    Jatz Crackers Moderator Staff Member

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    Actually, when it comes to the storm, there is no need for clues.
     
  13. The Eagle

    The Eagle Well-Known Member

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    Splintered....I hate the thought of it
     
  14. Ian Martin tragic

    Ian Martin tragic Well-Known Member

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    God that sounds horrible. Hopefully he's bought all the **** luck with injuries now and will have a few seasons untroubled (if he can still run). Reminds of when Mr Meninga was breaking his arm constantly for about 2 seasons.
     
  15. Pablo

    Pablo Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Poor bastard
    I didn't see the game. What caused it? Must have been bad.
     
  16. bob dylan

    bob dylan Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Can a mod lock this thread.

    It seems to make its way to the top at meal times and is making me feel vey queezy.
     
  17. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    He jumped up trying to take a bomb to score a try, came down a little awkwardly but fairly normally and his leg took the full force
     
  18. Jethro

    Jethro This space is for rent Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    * Warning *

    Viewer discretion needed.
    YouTube clip shows the leg/ankle being broken.

    Also, if you don't like listening to Ray Hadley's voice then turn the sound off.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OtRbEsAz-KA&feature
     
  19. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    worst still, number 16 was offside and it would have been no try had he come down with it!
     
  20. The Eagle

    The Eagle Well-Known Member

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    Ouch
     

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