Author(s): Patten A, Pun WK
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Abstract Spontaneous rupture of the tibialis anterior tendon is uncommon. This article presents a case report in which spontaneous rupture of the tibialis anterior tendon occurred secondary to a gouty tophaceous deposit within the tendon. This report adds to the list of pathological conditions that should be considered in closed spontaneous rupture of the tibialis anterior tendon.
This article was published in Foot Ankle Int
and referenced in Journal of Trauma & Treatment