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Bull Hosp Jt Dis. 2006;63(3-4):113-6.

Peroneal retinaculoplasty with anchors for peroneal tendon subluxation.

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Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome "Tor Vergata," Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Rome, Italy.

Abstract

Recurrent subluxation of the peroneal tendons is rare but can produce marked functional impairment in athletes. We describe a technique for the reconstruction of the superior peroneal retinaculum using anchors. This procedure is safe and effective in managing instability.

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