Anterior Tibial Tendon Rupture

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Anterior Tibial Tendon Rupture

Usually 1.5-3cm proximal to insertion

Usually due to laceration or spontaneous in those with disease states (eg inflammatory arthritis; diabetes)

Differential diagnosis- peroneal nerve palsy

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