Items tagged “peroneus brevis”
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Cystic degeneration of the peroneus brevis tendon
Diagnosis almost certain
Published 25 Sep 2013
Peroneus brevis tear
Peroneus brevis tendon tears are acute or chronic, and may be asymptomatic or associated with lateral ankle pain and/or instability. They commonly occur at the level of the retromalleolar groove. Epidemiology Small published case series include patients ranging from 13 to 65 years of age 2,4. ...
Peroneus longus tendon strain
Published 17 Mar 2017
Low lying peroneus brevis muscle belly
Low lying peroneus brevis muscle belly (LLPB) is a rare congenital anomaly that makes the tendon more prone to tendon tear and subluxation 1,2. This condition is defined by the extension of the muscle belly to the level of the fibular groove. Differential diagnosis Peroneus quartus muscle - as...