About this module

In this chapter we'll cover the lateral ankle. We'll first look at the anatomy and sono anatomy. Though demonstrations we'll show you the normal ultrasound appearance of the structures in the lateral ankle. Finally we'll have a look at common pathologies seen in this region of the ankle.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 - Clinical anatomy

    • Peroneus longus

    • Peroneus brevis

    • Retinaculum peroneum

    • Tuberculum peroneum

    • Quiz: Clinical anatomy lateral ankle

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Normal ultrasound findings and scanning technique

    • Peroneal tendons and retinaculum

    • Ligamentum calcaneofibulare

    • Quiz: Scanning technique lateral ankle

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Pathology

    • Peroneal tendons

    • Discussion: Peroneal tendon pathology

    • Case Discussion: Peroneal Tendons

    • Peroneals - instability and anterior ankle - impingement

    • Quiz: Pathology lateral ankle