Perimalleolar medial transverse scan
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The patient sits, knee flexed, sole of foot on couch. The transducer is placed transversely with the anterior end on the medial malleolus. The tibia and tibialis posterior tendon are visualised.
Posterior longitudinal scan of the ankle
Watch a video of the posterior longitudinal ankle scan. Achilles tendon and calcaneus are visualised. The retrocalcaneal bursa is hypoechoic surrounded by fat.
Foot and ankle pain
Our feet and ankles are complex so they can be prone to arthritis or pain. Learn about the causes, exercises and treatments as well as the structure of the foot.