Divot sign: a new observation in anterior impingement of the ankle.

Abstract

Anterior impingement of the ankle results from osteophyte formation on the anterior edge of the distal tibia. Classically, subsequent degeneration results in an osteophyte forming on the anterior neck of the talus. This results in limited dorsiflexion and impingement seen in the ankles of athletes. Recent clinical observation in high performance soccer… (More)

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@article{Raikin1999DivotSA, title={Divot sign: a new observation in anterior impingement of the ankle.}, author={Steven Mark Raikin and Paul J. Cooke}, journal={Foot & ankle international}, year={1999}, volume={20 8}, pages={532-3} }