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The anterior talofibular ligament appeared swollen and hyperintense, suggesting a contusion, but otherwise intact (not shown).
The lateral gutter is debrided more extensively in order to visualize the anterior distal fibula, the lateral capsular structures / anterior talofibular ligament, and the anterior fibula.
The anterior talofibular ligament, which runs anterior to the lateral joint line between the calcaneus and the talus, is injured in 80% of cases.
The lateral ankle is most commonly affected, usually because of injury to the anterior talofibular ligament. The calcaneofibular ligament and posterior talofibular ligament are less commonly injured.
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