23 out of 51
Tarsal tunnel syndrome is (DNB June 2011)
|A||Compression neuropathy of the posterior tibial nerve|
|B||Comminuted fractures of multiple tarsales with compartment syndrome.|
|C||Compression neuropathy of the femoral nerve|
|D||Sub astragalar arthritis|
Compression neuropathy of the posterior tibial nerve
Tarsal tunnel syndrome is compression neuropathy of the posterior tibial nerve as it passes through the fibroosseous tunnel beneath the flexor retinaculum on the medial side of the ankle.