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Peroneal Tendinopathy

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by Neff DM

(Tendinopathy, Peroneal; Peroneal Tendonitis; Tendonitis, Peroneal; Peroneal; Peroneal Tendon Injury)

 

Diagnosis

Your doctor will ask about your symptoms and medical history. A physical exam will be done.
Your doctor may also need images of the foot and ankle. These may be taken with:
Your doctor may also inject a medicine in local structures. This can help your doctor confirm what structures are causing the problem.
 

RESOURCES

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
http://orthoinfo.org

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society
http://aofas.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Orthopaedic Association
http://coa-aco.org

Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation
http://canorth.org

 

References


ACR Appropriateness Criteria chronic ankle pain. AHRQ National Guideline Clearinghouse website. Available at: http://www.guideline.gov/content.aspx?id=15735. Accessed May 6, 2013.


Heckman D, Reddy M, Pedowitz D, et al. Operative treatment for peroneal tendon disorders. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008; 90:404-418.


Peroneal tendon injuries. American College of Food and Ankle Surgeons website. Available at: http://www.foothealthfacts.org/footankleinfo/peroneal-tendon.htm. Updated December 18, 2009. Accessed May 6, 2013.


Peroneal tendinopathy. EBSCO Dynamed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php. Accessed May 6, 2013.

 

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