Ganglion cysts of the proximal tibiofibular joint review of literature with three case reports
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- Vatansever, A., Bal, E. & Okcu, G. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg (2006) 126: 637. doi:10.1007/s00402-005-0084-3
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Proximal tibiofibular ganglion is a rare disorder. It may settle down in the subcutaneous tissue or may develop along the peroneal muscles and nerve. Common clinical findings are various sizes of mass, pain and hypoesthesis due to compression neuropathy. We report three cases of proximal tibiofibular ganglion and review the literature about the diagnostic tools, recurrence rates and treatment modalities.