• left ankle
  • In the following decade, the disappointing results of long-term follow-up clinical studies of the pioneering designs has left ankle arthrodesis as the surgical treatment of choice for these patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • There was also a smaller rash area on my left ankle. (medhelp.org)
  • Nene suffers a left ankle sprain, gets taped up in the locker room and returns to the game. (nba.com)
  • Medial
  • When you turn your ankle the other way, so that the sole of the foot is facing outward, this is called a medial ligament sprain. (kidshealth.org)
  • A less common type of ankle sprain is called an eversion injury, affecting the medial side of the foot. (wikipedia.org)
  • The mortise view an anteroposterior x-ray taken with the ankle internally rotated until the lateral malleolus is on the same horizontal plane as the medial malleolus, and a line drawn through both malleoli would be parallel to the tabletop, resulting in a position where there normally is no superimposition of tibia and fibula on each other. (wikipedia.org)
  • muscles
  • You might feel the pain on the inside or outside of your ankle or along the Achilles tendon, which connects the muscles in your lower leg to your heel bone. (mayoclinic.org)
  • However, due to the multi-planar range of motion at the ankle joint there is not one group of muscles that is responsible for this. (wikipedia.org)
  • right ankle
  • About 2 months ago I developed a rash on my right ankle and the back of my right leg. (medhelp.org)
  • Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain dislocated his right ankle while playing with his son at a Tampa, Fla., spot that had a trampoline, jeopardizing his immediate future. (sfgate.com)
  • mortise
  • The ankle is composed of three joints: the talocrural joint (also called talotibial joint, tibiotalar joint, talar mortise, talar joint), the subtalar joint (also called talocalcaneal), and the Inferior tibiofibular joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • prone
  • Strong enough to bear your body weight and enable you to move, your ankle can be prone to injury and pain. (mayoclinic.org)
  • joint
  • The ankle joint will be very painful, with quite a bit of swelling. (kidshealth.org)
  • The ankle includes three joints: the ankle joint proper or talocrural joint, the subtalar joint, and the inferior tibiofibular joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • In medical terminology, "ankle" (without qualifiers) can refer broadly to the region or specifically to the talocrural joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • and Wearing high-heeled shoes - due to the weak position of the ankle joint with an elevated heel, and a small base of support. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is exceedingly rare for the ankle joint to dislocate in the presence of ligamentous injury alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • pain
  • The outcome of an ankle replacement includes factors like ankle function, pain, revision and implant survival. (wikipedia.org)
  • If you repeatedly sprain the same ankle or feel pain for more than 4 to 6 weeks, you may have what's called a chronic sprain . (kidshealth.org)
  • i have pain in my ankles when i walk and when i run but what i have noticed is when i weare me shoes instead of sandles my ankls dont bother me as much. (medhelp.org)
  • How to bounce back fast from an ankle sprain - and stay pain free. (medhelp.org)
  • Although mild ankle pain often responds well to home treatments, it can take time to resolve. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Even with the best of care, you may have some ankle swelling, stiffness or pain, particularly first thing in the morning or after you've been active, for several weeks. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Ankle pain in the active child or skeletally immature adolescent: Overview of causes. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Foot
  • Clinical ankle scores, such as the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) or the Manchester Oxford Foot & Ankle Questionnaire are outcome rating system for ankle replacements. (wikipedia.org)
  • But one day she stepped on another player's foot and turned her ankle badly. (kidshealth.org)
  • Sprained ankles can happen when you step in a hole, slip walking downhill, or just put your weight down on your foot awkwardly. (kidshealth.org)
  • Overview of foot and ankle disorders. (mayoclinic.org)
  • http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/musculoskeletal-and-connective-tissue-disorders/foot-and-ankle-disorders/overview-of-foot-and-ankle-disorders. (mayoclinic.org)
  • The ankle, or the talocrural region, is the region where the foot and the leg meet. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a region, the ankle is found at the junction of the leg and the foot. (wikipedia.org)
  • Movements - especially turning, and rolling of the foot - are the primary cause of an ankle sprain. (wikipedia.org)
  • This happens when the foot, instead of the ankle rotating medially resulting in an inversion (the foot being rolling to the inside), the ankle rotates laterally resulting in an eversion (when the foot rolls to the outside). (wikipedia.org)
  • The ankle jerk reflex, also known as the Achilles reflex, occurs when the Achilles tendon is tapped while the foot is dorsiflexed. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is helpful to support the ball of the foot at least somewhat to put some tension in the Achilles tendon, but don't completely dorsiflex the ankle. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the glide step rolls the foot from the heel to the toe, marchers executing the ankle knee step roll the foot from the toe to the heel. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Ankle flares are often caused by venous ulcer, due to deep vein thrombosis or varicose veins. (wikipedia.org)
  • Often the ankle pressure is divided by arm blood pressure to give ABPI, but ankle pressure alone can also be informative. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scratch Ankle was named from the fact locals were often seen by the train workers scratching their ankles from mosquito bites. (wikipedia.org)
  • twist
  • Chic Turquoise ankle wrap designed for any occasion using beautiful, natural Turquoise gemstone pebble and chip beads, added copper twist-tube and black glass round and seed beads, **lead-safe antiqued silver-tone metal bead accents, and a copper lead-safe lobster-claw clasp. (etsy.com)
  • Ankle breakers are small but deep holes drilled into drawbridges, stone bridges, and other defensive fortifications, in order to allow a slow moving party to cross easily, while causing a running person to twist their ankle and fall. (wikipedia.org)
  • sends
  • At all times, the ankle monitor sends a radio frequency signal containing location and other information to a receiver. (wikipedia.org)
  • nylon
  • The mastered versions of the songs "Sprained Ankle" (title track), "Something", and "Brittle Boned" premiered in advance on NPR's All Songs Considered, Stereogum, and Nylon respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • joints
  • Since the early 1970s, the disadvantages of ankle arthrodesis and the excellent results attained by arthroplasty at other human joints have encouraged numerous prosthesis designs also for the ankle . (wikipedia.org)
  • injury
  • If your ankle hurts enough after an injury that you need to call a doctor, the office staff will probably ask questions over the phone about how you injured it and what it feels like. (kidshealth.org)
  • known
  • An ankle monitor (also known as a tether, or ankle bracelet) is a homing device that defendants under house arrest or parole are required to wear. (wikipedia.org)
  • sports
  • Always warm up and use the recommended stretching techniques for your ankles before playing sports, exercising, or doing any other kind of physical activity. (kidshealth.org)
  • Finally, are used in sports where the ankle is under stress, as in soccer, rugby or basketball. (wikipedia.org)
  • side
  • Three X-rays are usually taken (from the front, side, and at an angle), so the technician will return to reposition the ankle for each X-ray. (kidshealth.org)
  • main
  • Muscle spindles are thought to be the main type of mechanoreceptor responsible for proprioceptive attributes from the ankle. (wikipedia.org)