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Ankle/Foot

Tibialis Anterior tenosynovitis

Tibialis Anterior tenosynovitis

Tibialis Anterior tenosynovitis

Ultrasound Case Study Tibialis anterior tenosynovitis and tendinopathy Clinical examination and history This patient was referred for an ultrasound to further evaluate a lump on the anterior aspect of the ankle. The patient was in their 60s. On examination there was a...
Freiberg disease of the 2nd MTPJ

Freiberg disease of the 2nd MTPJ

Ultrasound Case Study Freiberg disease of the 2nd MTPJ Clinical examination and history This patient presented with a two year history of forefoot pain. There was no history of trauma, or change in activity levels that preceded the onset of symptoms. Pain was...
Achilles tendinopathy

Achilles tendinopathy

Ultrasound Case Study Achilles tendinopathy Peter Gettings, Physiotherapist and MSK Sonographer This male patient in their early 60’s was referred to our ultrasound clinic for evaluation of his bilateral Achilles pain. He had been assessed by a colleague and...
Fluoroquinolone induced achilles tendinopathy

Fluoroquinolone induced achilles tendinopathy

Ultrasound Case Study Fluoroquinolone induced achilles tendinopathy   This case study relates to a patient in his late 60’s, who was started on Ciprofloxacin a few years earlier for a suspected infection. After taking for five days he spontaneously experienced...
Loose body of the ankle joint

Loose body of the ankle joint

Ultrasound Case Study Loose body of the ankle joint Stuart Wildman, Extended Scope Physiotherapist and MSK Sonographer This patient in their 30’s attended clinic complaining of several years of difficulties with his right ankle. He was previously a keen...