Fifth metatarsal apophysis

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones
Modality: X-ray

The findings are compatible with apophysis of the proximal 5th metatarsal.

Case Discussion:

It should not be confused with an os peroneum or an avulsion fracture.

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Case Information:

rID: 8802
Diagnostic certainty: Certain
System: Musculoskeletal
Tag: foot
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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