Tibialis Anterior Reconstruction (Extensor Hallucis Longus transfer)


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The Tibialis Anterior is not commonly effected by tendon pathology.

Degenerative change is treated like any other tendon with a non-operative physiotherapy based course initially.

The tendon transfer detailed here is of use after radical debridement of a degenerate tendon or in a chronic rupture .


Author: Mark Herron FRCS

Institution: The Wellington Hospital , London


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