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VOLUME 9 , ISSUE 3 ( July-September, 2022 ) > List of Articles


Hindfoot Endoscopic Treatments for the Pathologies of the Flexor Hallucis Longus and Achilles Tendons

Chayanin Angthong, Cholawish Chanlalit, Henry R Handoyo

Keywords : Achilles tendon, Flexor hallucis longus, Hindfoot endoscopy

Citation Information : Angthong C, Chanlalit C, Handoyo HR. Hindfoot Endoscopic Treatments for the Pathologies of the Flexor Hallucis Longus and Achilles Tendons. J Foot Ankle Surg Asia-Pacific 2022; 9 (3):107-111.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10040-1237

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-07-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2022; The Author(s).


Background: Hindfoot pathologies and injuries are commonly encountered in foot and ankle orthopedic practice. Despite the growing number of related studies on these topics, the knowledge on the development of key aspects of endoscopic surgeries for these conditions is still lacking. Review: This review aimed to present the current concepts and techniques of endoscopic surgery and related treatments for these pathologies and injuries, with a focus on flexor hallucis longus (FHL) and Achilles tendon pathologies or injuries.

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