Tibialis posterior tendon dysfunction

Case contributed by Maulik S Patel


Complaining of medial ankle pain and swelling after walking.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Male



Plantar facing talus.

Reduced calcaneal inclination angle.


Few hypoechoic areas in the tendon show vascularity - tendinosis.

Peritendon fluid with hypervascularity - tenosynovitis.

No split / complete tear.

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