ankle mri calcaneofibular ligament tear radedasia

MRI ANKLE CALCANEOFIBULAR LIGAMENT TEAR

The Calcaneofibular ligament is a small lateral ankle ligament that is often torn.

Here is what to look for when assessing for an acute tear of the Calcaneofibular ligament.

  1. Thickened, hyper-intense and ill defined calcaneofibular ligament (Pink arrows).

  2. This can involve the entire ligament or  a portion of it.

  3. Anatomical landmark to find the CFL are the Peroneal tendons (Blue arrows) with the CFL lying deep to it.

ankle mri ligaments cfl calcaneofibular report radedasia
ankle mri ligaments cfl calcaneofibular report radedasia

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