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Author: Cassie Moylan, MD
Peer-Reviewer: Matthew Negaard, MD, CAQ-SM
Final Editor: Alex Tomesch, MD, CAQ-SM

A 29-year-old female presents with acute left ankle pain and swelling after tripping at the bottom of a staircase. She described a mechanism of injury (MOI) of inversion and hyperplantarflexion of her left ankle. Her symptoms began immediately and she had significant difficulty bearing weight.


Image 1. Plain radiographs of the left ankle. Author’s own images.


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