What is the role of electromyelography (EMG) in the evaluation of peroneal tendon injuries?

Updated: Mar 07, 2018
  • Author: Steven J Karageanes, DO, FAOASM; Chief Editor: Craig C Young, MD  more...
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  • Electromyelography (EMG) may be useful in difficult cases with profound weakness and no significant damage to the peroneal tendons.

  • EMG should be used in instances of drop foot.

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