Dislocation of the peroneal tendons. Long-term results of surgical treatment

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1980 Apr;62(3):451-3.


Twenty-eight patients with a traumatic peroneal-tendon dislocation treated surgically were clinically evaluated after an average follow-up interval of 6.8 years. Excellent results were obtained in all but one patient. Surgical treatment is recommended when dislocation recurs after initial treatment.

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Athletic Injuries / surgery*
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Leg Injuries / etiology
  • Leg Injuries / surgery*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Skiing*
  • Tendon Injuries / etiology
  • Tendon Injuries / surgery*