Syndesmotic impingement

Case contributed by Dr Alexys Perez


Ankle sprain. Pain in the lateral side close to the external malleolus.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Non contrast MRI

Hypertrophic synovial tissue in the anterior syndesmotic recess between distal tibia and fibula.

In the sagittal plane T1 sequence we see also the hypretrophic synovial tissue.

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Case information

rID: 16194
Published: 28th Dec 2011
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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