Magnetic resonance imaging of the ankle and foot

A coronal T1-weighted image includes most of the cervical ligament coursing from superomedial to inferolateral, surrounded by fat signal. Superior to the cervical ligament, 3 hypointense foci correspond to the medial, intermediate, and lateral roots of the inferior extensor retinaculum. Pisani et al. had stated that MRI is the best method to visualize the structure…