Clin Anat 2021 Sep 25;34(6):941-947. Epub 2021 May 25.
Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK.
Flattening of the trochlear tali is clinically observed as structural and functional changes advance in patients with hemarthropathy of the ankle. However, the degree of this flattening has not yet been quantified, and distribution of the morphological changes across the talus not yet defined. Chronologically sequential MR images of both a hemophilic patient group (N = 5) and a single scan from a nondiseased, sex-matched, control group (N = 11) were used to take four measurements of the trochlear talus morphology at three locations (medial, central and lateral) along the sagittal plane. Read More