Anatomía del tobillo

El tobillo es una articulación muy importante que le permite a la persona caminar, correr, brincar, saltar y cambiar el peso del cuerpo. El tobillo igualmente estabiliza a la persona a medida que ésta se desplaza a través de un terreno desigual. Anatomía del tobillo

Revision

Last reviewed 10/24/2012 by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, and David R. Eltz; and Gregory C. Berlet, MD, and Jaymes Granata, MD, Ohiohealth Research Institute at Orthopedic Foot & Ankle, Westerville, OH. Previously reviewed by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine; and C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Assistant Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery (2/19/2011).

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