3.8 of 78 Ratings
Excision of the 1 centimeter talar fragment shown in Figure A would lead to complete incompetence of which of the following structures?
Inferior peroneal retinaculum
Lateral talocalcaneal ligament
Posterior talofibular ligament
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A 34-year-old male has persistent anterolateral ankle pain after a snowboarding injury 1 week ago and is unable to bear weight. Three good quality radiographic views of the ankle are negative for fracture or other abnormalities. What is the next best step in management?
Short leg cast application
MRI of ankle