calcaneofibular

calcaneofibular

(kăl-kā″nē-ō-fĭb′ū-lăr) [″ + fibula, pin]
Pert. to the calcaneus and fibula.
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The anterior drawer test should be performed in plantar flexion and dorsiflexion to evaluate the competency of the anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL) and calcaneofibular ligament (CFL) respectively, along with inversion and eversion stress testing.
The same procedure was repeated on the calcaneofibular ligament and posterior talofibular ligament.
The anterior talofibular (ATFL) and calcaneofibular ligaments are clearly identified on axial and coronal images (Figure 22).
The anterior talofibular ligament was sprained in 26 subjects, the calcaneofibular ligament in 12 subjects, and the posterior talofibular ligament in 10 subjects.
In this study, the anterior talofibular ligament was sprained in 26 subjects, the calcaneofibular ligament in 12 subjects, and the posterior talofibular ligament in 10 subjects.
The differential diagnosis includes anterior talofibular ligament tear, calcaneofibular ligament tear, distal fibular fracture, compartment syndrome, and posterior impingement.
Palpation of the lateral anterior talofibular, calcaneofibular, and the medial deltoid ligament plus the medial and lateral malleolus may elicit tenderness.
the anterior talofibular, calcaneofibular and posterior talofibular ligaments) being the most common site of injury (Hume and Gerrard 1998).
Stability of the tibiotalar joint is provided by the joint capsule, the medial deltoid ligament, and the three lateral ligaments: the anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL), the calcaneofibular ligament (CFL), and the posterior talofibular ligament (PTFL).
6) The sequence of lateral ankle ligament disruption is (in order) the ATFL, calcaneofibular ligament (CFL), and the posterior talofibular ligament (PTFL).
The lateral ankle ligamentous complex comprises the anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL), the calcaneofibular ligament (CFL) and the posterior talofibular ligament (PTFL) (Fig.
The calcaneofibular ligament (CFL) originates on the anterior border of the distal fibula just below the origin of the ATFL.