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Ankle Joint

  • Vibhav B. Reddy
  • Mark R. Jones
  • Alan David KayeEmail author


The ankle joint is a hinge joint, vulnerable to injury from a variety of insults. Localized pain can be due to different source. Presented in this chapter are basic anatomy, clinical findings, diagnostics and treatment for ankle joint pain.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vibhav B. Reddy
    • 1
  • Mark R. Jones
    • 2
  • Alan David Kaye
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyTulane UniversityNew OrleansUSA
  2. 2.Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterBostonUSA
  3. 3.Department of AnesthesiaLSUHSCNew OrleansUSA

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