A 38-year-old active-duty Marine Corps officer with a history of ankle instability presented to the orthopedic clinic complaining of left lateral ankle and leg pain. A diagnosis of rupture of the tendon of the peroneus longus was made. This is an unusual diagnosis in an active Marine Corps officer. Surgical treatment markedly improved his symptoms.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.)|
|State||Published - Nov 1999|
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