Locking ankle

A locking of the ankle means that it siezes in place, even if only for a short time. This is often due to a foriegn body inside the joint blocking the normal movement of the bones.

  • Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus

    Osteochondral Lesions - Talus

    Osteochondral lesions or fractures of the cartilage which sits on top of the Talus (ankle bone), most commonly occur in combination with an ankle sprain.

  • Acute Ankle Injuries

    The most common cause of ankle pain is a sprained ankle. But there are a number of other less common ankle injuries as well as important conditions and ankle injuries which should not be missed! Immediate first aid (RICE) rest, ice, compression and elevation is important for all ankle injuries, especially sprains. If the injury is severe or a fracture is suspected always seek medical advice as soon as possible.