How does foot and ankle ultrasound work the term ultrasound refers to sounds whose frequencies are so high that they are out of the range of human hearing in all other respects ultrasound waves are no different from ordinary sound ultrasound works by focusing these high frequency sound waves on the area the doctor wishes to examine. Ultrasound of the foot and ankle ultrasound of the foot and ankle skip navigation sign in search loading close this video is unavailable watch queue queue watch queue queue. Ultrasound examination of the ankle and foot is comfortably completed with the patient supine and the foot and ankle on the examination table although limited examination of the distal achilles and plantar aponeurosis may be completed in supine position with external rotation of the leg to gain access to these structures a more thorough . A patient presented with a soft tissue mass on the dorsolateral aspect of the left foot differential diagnosis for soft tissue masses one of the possibilities in our differential diagnosis for soft tissue masses is a lipoma lipomas are the most common soft tissue tumors often found in the subcutaneous tissue optimizing the ultrasound image. Ultrasound of the foot and ankle is a multimedia step by step introduction on how to use ultrasound successfully to diagnose and treat conditions of the foot and ankle authored by noted podiatric physician and educator nathan h schwartz dpm the book thoroughly covers both diagnostic and interventional methods
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