Soleus Intramuscular Aponeurosis Tear

Soleus Intramuscular Aponeurosis Tear

CLINICAL INFORMATION 1/52 history of calf pain post take off with pain on resisted plantar flexion. ULTRASOUND FINDINGS A focal tear involving the lateral intramuscular aponeurosis of the Soleus muscle is noted. This is classed as a Grade 2 strain as there is...
Tarsal Coalition

Tarsal Coalition

Tarsal coalition describes the complete or partial union of two or more bones in the foot. This developmental fusion is commonly symptomatic when partially fused, leading to the pseudo-joint (cartilaginous or fibrous union) undergoing increased mechanical stress. This...
Meralgia Parasthetica

Meralgia Parasthetica

Meralgia Parasthetica (MP) refers to a neuropathy of the Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve (LFCN) which results in altered sensational over the anterolateral thigh. ANATOMY Approximately 50% of LFCNs run through the substance of the inguinal ligament or through the...
Lateral plantar vein thrombosis

Lateral plantar vein thrombosis

Anatomy As the tibial nerve descends towards the foot, after giving off the medial calcaneal nerve, it divides into its medial and lateral branches. The lateral plantar nerve then gives off the first branch of the lateral plantar nerve (Baxter’s nerve); with both...

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