Flashcards in Foot and Ankle Anatomy Deck (16):
Ankle joint bones
Tibia (medial), fibula, and talus
bone to bone
muscles to bone
Lateral ligament of ankle
- ATFL (anterior talofibular ligament)
- CFL (calcaneofibular ligament)
Medial ligament of ankle
Tibia to fibular connection is called
Achilles tendon connects what two muscles to what?
What ligament of ankle is most commonly torn?
anterior talofibular ligament
What muscles are responsible for allowing us to raise up on our toes?
What muscle is responsible for inversion of foot?
posterior tibialis muscle
What muscle is responsible for raising the foot?
anterior tibialis muscle
What muscles is responsible for down and out of foot?
Where does the posterior tibial nerve and artery run?
Behind the medial maleolus and to bottom of foot
Where does the deep peroneal nerve run?
On top of the foot
Where does dorsal pedis artery run?
On top of foot