os peroneum


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os peroneum

A bone occasionally found in the tendon of the peroneus longus muscle.
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Patients with painful os peroneum syndrome present with lateral foot pain that is attributed to a variety of derangements of the os peroneum and/or the peroneus longus tendon.
This chronic presentation is generally due to erosion of the peroneus longus tendon or prolonged healing of an os peroneum fracture.
Painful os peroneum syndrome (POPS) results from a wide spectrum of conditions, including fractures or diastases, and may result in tenosynovitis or even rupture of the peroneal tendon [1].
It also identified irregularity and discontinuity of the right os peroneum (Figure 3(a)) and regular shape of this ossicle in the left (Figure 3(b)).
The radiograph showed a displaced fracture of the os peroneum (Figure 1).
The peroneus longus tendon rupture with the fractured os peroneum was detected at the peroneal tubercle.
Stenosing tenosynovitis of the peroneus longus tendon associated with hypertrophy of the peroneal tubercle and an os peroneum, The journal of bone and joint surgery.
The os peroneum is an oval or round ossicle located within the substance of the distal peroneus longus tendon near the cuboid.
The os peroneum is a round or oval-shaped juxtaarticular sesamoid bone that lies within the confines of the peroneus longus tendon.