Anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL) Disruption-MRI
Inversion injuries of the ankle account for 40% of all athletic injuries. The anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL) and the calcaneofibular ligament (CFL) are sequentially the most commonly injured. The axial fat-sat MRI image at the level of the ATF ligament shows loss of the expected low signal band connecting the fibula and talus in this patient.
Anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL) Disruption-MRI Reviewed by Sumer Sethi on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Rating: