Results for: Malleolus

In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Where is the medial and lateral malleolus located?

I think they are inner and outer ankle The Medial malleolus if found on the Tibia and the Lateral malleolus is found on the Fibula. The ankle connect to the Medial and Lateral ( Full Answer )
In Bone Pain and Fractures

What is a fracture of the medial malleolus?

this is a fracture of the lower end of the fibula on the inner side of your ankle i walked on mine for a day before i had x ray am now in plaster
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is the medial malleolus found on?

The medial malleolus is the rounded process of the tibia forming the internal surface of the ankle joint. It si sometime called the internal malleolus.
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Can you walk with a medial malleolus fracture?

I am, so yes. But it depends on the severity of your injury. Mine is a bone chip the size and thickness of a penny that came off the end of the bone and it does not require su ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Can you have bursitis in your lateral malleolus?

Yes, you can. I happen to have it, myself and also happen to be an RN. While it is unusual in the ankle, it does occur most prominently in athletes, such as skaters and skiers ( Full Answer )
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What is an avulsion lateral malleolus?

the lateral malleolus is the bony prominence on the outside of your ankle. it is commonly referred to as the ankle. an avulsion to this structure is when part of it is forceab ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Where are the medial and lateral malleolus?

The medial and lateral malleoli are the bumps you can feel on either side of your ankle. The medial malleolus is the one on the inside, and the lateral is the one that points ( Full Answer )
In Plural Nouns

Is malleolus singular plural or both?

Singular. Malleoli is the plural form. ie "the left medial malleolus", or "both medial malleoli"