What does "proximal tibiofibular joint is fused." mean?
Patient : Doctor says "proximal tibiofibular joint is fused." What does this mean?
Is it the natural state of the joint, or is it unnatural?
Is this how I was born or did it happen over time?
Do I need to be worried?
I have occasional knee issues after a stress accident to both my knees several years ago.
These Q&A’s are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.