Ankle Archives - Orthopaedics

Ankle Bone Bruise Treatments

An ankle bone bruise is difficult to identify unless and until an expensive MRI scan is used. In most cases, a bruise of the ankle […]

Medial Malleolus Fracture

The medial malleolus fracture is a fracture of the medial malleolus. Now, wondering what the medial malleolus is? That would take a little explanation from […]

What is Accessory Navicular Syndrome?

Accessory navicular syndrome is the painful condition caused by the presence of the accessory navicular. Well, is the statement a bit confusing? Let me explain. […]

What is Os Trigonum Syndrome?

Before getting to know what os trigonum syndrome is, it is important to know what an os trigonum is. The os trigonum is a bone […]

Do You Know What Referred Ankle Pain Is?

Referred ankle pain suggests an aching ankle, although the pain is not caused by an injury to the ankle. In fact, the origin of the […]

The Deltoid Ligament

The deltoid ligament or the medial ligament   is a complex structure of ligaments in the ankle joint. The other ligaments within the deltoid are […]

Pott’s Fracture

Pott’s fracture , also referred to as Dupuytren fracture   orĀ  Pott’s syndrome I   can be a fracture of the medial, posterior or lateral […]

Bimalleolar Ankle Fracture

The bimallolear ankle fracture is a fracture of the bones that exist on either side of the ankle. The ankle comprises of a bony prominence […]

What is Ankle Synovitis?

Firstly, ankle joint is a synovial joint because it contains the soft tissue synovium. Ankle synovitis is the inflammation of the synovium. The synovium is […]

Ankle Dislocation

Ankle dislocation is a traumatic injury that results in the dislocation (moving out of the original place) of an ankle joint’s bones (tibia, fibula and […]