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Acute Ankle Sprain eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic373.htm

Ankle sprains are the most common sports injuries encountered today. These injuries occur frequently. Complications associated with prolonged ankle pain, a high recurrence rate, and chronic ankle laxity underline the importance of careful diagnosis and treatment of ankle sprains.
Synonyms and related keywords: acute ankle sprain, turned ankle, stretched ankle,...
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Ankle Joint Menu - Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/ooa1/10.htm

Ankle Joint Menu - Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics Duke Orthopaedics presents Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics Site Index A - Z Search Site by Word Home Contact Us My Account Ankle Joint Menu Foot Menu: Ankle Fractures Radiographs Ankle Equinus Deformity Achilles Tendinitis Anatomy: Ankle Joint Ankle Arthrodesis Ankle Arthroscopy...
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Ankle Sprain eMedicine Sports

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/sports/TOPIC6.HTM

The ankle joint has many functions, one of which is to allow the body to adapt to uneven terrain during ambulation. Failure to compensate for uneven footing may result in an ankle injury. Eighty-five percent of ankle injuries are sprains, and of those sprains, 85% are lateral inversion sprains. Although athletes...
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Soft Tissue Ankle Injury eMedicine Emergency

Location: http://www.eMedicine.com/emerg/topic30.htm

Most ankle sprains are due to inversion during extension (plantarflexion) of the ankle. Thus, approximately 85% of injuries involve the 3 distinct lateral ligaments: anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL), calcaneofibular ligament (CFL), and posterior talofibular ligament (PTFL). Of sprains due to inversion, 65% are isolated to the ATFL. In some patients,...
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Recurrent Ankle Sprains eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic279.htm

Ankle sprains, especially of the lateral ligaments, are extremely common injuries in the athletic population. Despite the vast amount of research in this area, recurrences remain common. The recurrence rate for lateral ankle sprains has been reported to be as high as 80%.1 In one study, 75% of the ankle...
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Ankle Sprain eMedicine PMR

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/pmr/TOPIC11.HTM

A large percentage of musculoskeletal injuries observed in the outpatient setting involve the ankle. Sprains constitute 85% of all ankle injuries. Of these, 85% are inversion sprains. Up to one sixth of participation time lost from sports results from ankle sprains. Proper rehabilitation begins with accurate diagnosis because up to...
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Ankle Pains and Physiotherapy Singapore

Location: http://www.urban-rehab.org/ankle-pain-physiotherapy-singapore.html

Most patients with ankle pains is often due to an ankle sprain or injury to structures inside the ankle joint itself. The ankle joint is made of a few structures such as bones, ligaments and tendons, of which any can be injured and cause the ankle pain. Most of the... Patient Provider
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Ankle Sprain and Instability

Location: http://www.orthogate.org/patient-education/ankle/ankle-sprain-and-instability.html

An ankle sprain is a common injury and usually results when the ankle is twisted, or inverted. The term sprain signifies injury to the soft tissues, usually the ligaments, of the ankle. Highly Reputable
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Growth Plate Physeal Fractures eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic627.htm

Sprains and strains commonly occurring in active adults are relatively benign injuries. However, when similar injuries occur in growing children, they often result in the potentially more serious growth plate or physeal fracture. This article discusses some of the important orthopedic history relative to the physes, relevant anatomy, classification systems,...
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Ankle Injuries PatientPlus

Location: http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/40001305/

The ankle is a complex joint that is capable of a wide range of movement: flexion, extension, inversion and eversion as well as a combination of other movements. All this is necessary, not just for locomotion, but to traverse uneven ground. The ankle takes the full weight of the body...
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Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/osteochondral_lesions_of_the_talus_dup_of_5051

Although a traumatic etiology is believed to play a major role in production of these lesions, idiopathic osteonecrosis may be another factor;
Anterolateral lesions:
- may result from impaction of talus on fibula as the dorsiflexed ankle is forced into inversion (see ankle sprain);
- the vast majority are caused by trauma;
- these...
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2000 Posttraumatic subchondral bone contusions and fractures of the talotibial joint

Location: http://www.ajronline.org/cgi/content/full/175/6/1707

OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study was to determine the presence and location of subchondral bone contusions, fractures, and "kissing" lesions of the talotibial joint after a sprain of the ankle shown on MR imaging. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We retrospectively reviewed the images of all consecutive patients who underwent MR...
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Tarsal Coalition eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic326.htm

Tarsal coalition is a condition in which 2 or more bones in the midfoot or hindfoot are joined. The most common types of coalitions are those between the calcaneus and either the talus or the navicular bones. Patients with this congenital condition usually present during late childhood or adolescence, but...
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Peroneal Tendon Pathology eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1236405-overview

Problems may arise in either of the tendons alone, or both may be involved with subluxation. The hallmark of disorders of the peroneal tendons is laterally based ankle or foot pain. Whether the problem is tendinous degeneration or subluxation, the clinical manifestation is pain. With time, loss of eversion strength...
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Lateral Talar Process Fracture Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/fractures_of_the_lateral_talar_process

- two processes, lateral & posterior, project from body of talus;
- either process may be fractured, either as isolated injury or associated with other ankle or talar injuries;
- it is frequently confused with an ankle sprain;
- non union is a frequent complication of displaced lateral process fracture;
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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Dr Mednick Podiatrist

Location: http://www.medfoot.com/

Visit Medfoot.com for Foot Doctor or Foot Specialist in Heel Pain, Heel Spurs, Arch Pain, Bunion, Hammertoe, Ingrown Toenail, Warts, Nail Fungus, Ankle Pain, Ankle Sprain, Gout.  Milpitas, San Jose, Fremont, Hayward, Morgan Hill, Gilroy, Los Gatos, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Campbell. California, CA, USA
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2008 Peroneal Tendon Syndromes eMedicine Sports

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/91344-overview

Injuries to the peroneal tendons are common but not always clinically significant. They are misdiagnosed as a lateral ankle sprain most of the time, because isolated injury to the peroneal tendons is rare. Injury can occur in one or both peroneus longus and brevis tendons and is typically classified as...
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