Ankle swelling

High ankle sprain

High Ankle Sprain

A high ankle sprain is also known as a Syndesmosis injury. It is a tear of the anterior tibiofibular ligament which joins the tibia and fibula together just above the ankle. It is generally more

Pott's fracture broken ankle

Pott’s Fracture (Broken Ankle)

A Pott’s fracture is a type of broken ankle, involving either of the bony parts of the ankle, called malleolus. A bad ankle sprain is usually how it occurs. Sometimes It can be difficult to

Eversion ankle sprain

Eversion Ankle Sprain | Medial Ankle Sprain

An eversion ankle sprain, medial ankle sprain, or deltoid ligament sprain is a tear of the ligaments on the inside of the ankle. It is not as common as an inversion ankle sprain and is

Tibialis anterior tendonitis

Tibialis Anterior Tendonitis

Tibialis anterior tendonitis or Tibialis anterior tendinopathy is an overuse injury causing pain and stiffness at the front of the ankle. The tibialis anterior is the large muscle on the outside of the shin. Its

Peroneal tendonitis

Peroneal Tendonitis (Tendinopathy)

Peroneal tendonitis is an overuse injury causing pain on the outside of the ankle. Over time, the peroneal tendon rubs on the bone leading to inflammation and eventually degeneration of the tendon. Here we explain

Ankle avulsion fracture

Ankle Avulsion Fracture

An ankle avulsion fracture occurs when a tendon or ligament tears, pulling a small piece of bone with it. The symptoms are similar to an ankle sprain, which is why it might initially be overlooked.

Peroneal tendon dislocation

Peroneal Tendon Dislocation

Peroneal tendon dislocation causes pain on the outside of the ankle. Repeated dislocation or slipping of the peroneal tendons over the outside of the ankle causes friction, pain, and inflammation. Symptoms Symptoms include: What is

Medial malleolus ankle

Medial Malleolus Stress Fracture

The medial malleolus is the bony bit on the inside of the ankle. A stress fracture of the medial malleolus is rare, causing gradual onset pain on the inside of the ankle. Medial malleolus stress

Foot stress frqacture

Stress Fracture of the Talus

The talus bone is the bone at the top of the ankle which the tibia or shin bone sits on. A stress fracture of the talus is more common in footballers and track and field

Osteochondral lesions of the talus

Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus

Osteochondral lesions of the talus are fractures of the cartilage on top of the Talus (ankle bone). Often occurring with a sprained ankle, it sometimes goes undiagnosed. Signs and Symptoms Symptoms of an Osteochondral lesion

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