Fowler and Philip angle

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Fowler and Philip angle

; Philip and Fowler angle angle (on lateral radiograph) subtended between a line from superior tubercle to the point of insertion of Achilles tendon on posterior aspect of calcaneum, and a line from anterior tubercle and medial process of plantar tubercle on inferior aspect of calcaneum (i.e. superior calcaneal tuberosity angle) see Figure 1
Figure 1: Plantar fascia. MTP, metatarsophalangeal. This article was published in Neale's Disorders of the Foot, Lorimer, French, O'Donnell, Burrow, Wall. Copyright Elsevier, (2006).