Gradual onset ankle pain

Peroneal tendonitis

Peroneal Tendonitis (Tendinopathy)

Peroneal tendonitis is an overuse injury causing inflammation and degeneration of the peroneal tendons resulting in pain on the outside of the ankle. Here we explain the symptoms, causes and treatment for peroneal tendonitis. Peroneal Tendonitis Symptoms Symptoms of Peroneal tendonitis/tendinopathy include: Pain and swelling on the outside of the ankle just below the bony …

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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 pain and tenderness on the outside of the ankle where the tendon passes behind the lateral malleolus. There may be swelling and …

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Sinus Tarsi Syndrome

The Sinus tarsi is a small bony canal which runs into the ankle under the talus ankle bone. Damage to the this can be caused by overuse or from an sprained ankle. Here we explain the symptoms, causes and treatment of Sinus tarsi syndrome. Sinus tarsi syndrome symptoms Symptoms of Sinus tarsi syndrome typically include …

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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 can occur but is very rare. It causes pain on the inside of the ankle which is exacerbated by activity. Medial malleolus stress fracture symptoms Symptoms of a medial malleolus stress fracture include pain on …

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Talar bone

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. Stress fractures of the talus are sometimes seen in footballers and track and field athletes. Talar stress fracture symptoms Symptoms of a stress fracture of the talus develop gradully over time and include: Pain on …

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