Foot Drop Peroneal Nerve Injury - Everything You Need To Know

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Foot drop means that the patient is unable to lift the front part of the foot up due to weakness or paralysis of the tibialis anterior muscle. While walking the foot slaps down onto the floor. Usually the cause of this condition is an injury of peroneal nerve.

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