foot, ankle and spine

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  1. what are signs of posterior tibial insufficiency?
    swelling behind and below medial maleolus, heel excess in valgus, weakness on inversion
  2. what are signs of peroneal tendinosis
    swelling behind and below lateral malleolus, pain on eversion
  3. what is the most likely cause of a pain between second and third intermetatarsal spaces?
    morton's neuroma
  4. what tests for patency of achilles tendon?
    simmonds' test - squeeze gastrocnemius, look for plantarflexion is normal
  5. what specific tests should be performed in ankylosing spondylitis?
    schober's test, chest expansion, tragus to wall distance
  6. what specific tests should be performed in disc prolapse?
    straight leg raise, sciatic stretch, slump test
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foot, ankle and spine
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2015-05-17 12:44:52
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