Tibialis posterior tendon dysfunction

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

C/o medial ankle pain and swelling after walking.

Patient Data

Age: 55 - 60 yrs.
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Planter facing talus.

Reduced calcaneal inclination angle.

Modality: Ultrasound

Few hypoechoic areas in tendon which show vascularity - Tendinosis.

Peritendon fluid with hypervascularity - Tenosynovitis.

No split / complete tear.

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Case Information

rID: 19769
Case created: 11th Oct 2012
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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