Ankle impingement syndromes

There are several ankle impingement syndromes. They are characterised by limited range of motion and pain on attempting specific movements about the joint and often in a load-bearing position. They have variable aetiology and pathogenesis. They are best classified according to location.

The key ankle impingement syndromes are:

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Article information

rID: 62225
Section: Approach, Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Impingement syndromes of the ankle
  • Ankle impingement syndrome

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    Case 1: anterior ankle impingement
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    Case 2: posterior ankle impingement
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