Peroneal Tendonitis

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This condition is an inflammation of one or both peroneal tendons, which travel down the lower leg, behind the lateral malleolus and along the outer side of the ankle.

What is peroneal tendonitis?

This detailed video describes the condition of peroneal tendonitis, including its causes, symptoms, and treatment. Treatment options include rest, ice, immobilization of the ankle with a brace or cast, anti-inflammatory medications, physical therapy, and in severe cases, surgery.

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