About this module

In this module, we'll cover the medial ankle. We'll first look at the anatomy and normal ultrasound appearance of the structures in the medial ankle, through theory presentations and live demonstrations. Finally, we'll have a look at common pathologies seen in the medial ankle

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 - Clinical anatomy

    • M. tibialis posterior

    • M. flexor hallucis longus

    • M. flexor digitorum longus

    • M. soleus

    • Tibial nerve

    • Arteria tibialis posterior and vena comitans

    • M. abductor hallucis

    • Tibial groove of the tibialis posterior tendon

    • Quiz: Clinical anatomy medial ankle

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Normal ultrasound findings and scanning technique

    • M. tibialis posterior

    • M. flexor hallucis longus

    • Medioposterior tarsal tunnel overview

    • M. soleus

    • M. abductor hallucis

    • Medial malleolus

    • Quiz: Scanning technique medial ankle

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Pathology

    • Abnormalities of the tibialis posterior tendon

    • Accessory os naviculare / os tibiale externus type 1,2,3

    • Discussion: Tibialis tendon pathology

    • Quiz: Pathology medial ankle