Peroneal Tendon Pathology Differential Diagnoses

Updated: May 10, 2016
  • Author: Rajesh Malhotra, MBBS, MS; Chief Editor: Anthony E Johnson, MD, FAOA, FACS  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Differential diagnoses for peroneal tendon pathology include the following:

  • Lateral ankle instability
  • Syndesmotic injuries
  • Osteochondritis of talus
  • Painful os trigonum
  • Posterior talar process fractures
  • Retrocalcaneal bursitis