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Two Finger Squeeze Test

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Other Names

Demonstration of the two finger squeeze test[1]
  • Two-Finger Squeeze Test
  • Two Finger Squeeze Test

Purpose

  • Evaluate the cause of posterior ankle pain

Description

  • Patient is prone or seated
  • Examiner uses two fingers to squeeze the bursa
  • Positive test
    • Reproduction of pain

Pathology


Evidence

  • Unknown

See Also


References

  1. Lohrer, Heinz, and Tanja Nauck. "Results of operative treatment for recalcitrant retrocalcaneal bursitis and midportion Achilles tendinopathy in athletes." Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery 134 (2014): 1073-1081.
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John Kiel on 27 August 2021 14:44:41
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25 May 2023 07:22:15
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