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Related to Calcaneofibular ligament: deltoid ligament, Anterior talofibular ligament
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Due to the parallel run to the calcaneofibular ligament the retinaculum operates as a stabilizer to the ankle joint, especially while inversion of the foot.
The lateral ankle ligamentous complex comprises the anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL), the calcaneofibular ligament (CFL) and the posterior talofibular ligament (PTFL) (Fig.
The calcaneofibular ligament and posterior talofibular ligament are less commonly injured.
The anterior talofibular ligament was sprained in 26 subjects, the calcaneofibular ligament in 12 subjects, and the posterior talofibular ligament in 10 subjects.