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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 274685, 4 pages
Case Report

Endoscopic Treatment of Intrasheath Peroneal Tendon Subluxation

1Orthopaedic Department, AZ Groeninge, B. Vercruysselaan 5, 8500 Kortrijk, Belgium
2Orthopaedic Department, Bordeaux Mérignac Sports Clinic, 9 rue Jean Moulin, 33700 Bordeaux, France

Received 12 July 2012; Accepted 21 December 2012

Academic Editor: Thomas J. Zgonis

Copyright © 2013 Frederick Michels et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

This movie is an illustration of the clinical signs in intrasheath peroneal tendon subluxation. Clinical examination shows localized tenderness behind the lateral malleolus. Contraction of the peroneal tendons causes a snapping movement. This snapping movement causes a reproducible painful audible click. The tendons were found to switch their relative positions at the level just posterior to the tip of the lateral malleolus. This is visual during clinical examination.

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