5th metacarpal pit
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The 5th metacarpal pit refers to the normal exaggeration of the pit-like depression in the head of fifth metacarpal 1.
It should not be mistaken for a boxer fracture (old or new) or an erosion.
- 1. Theodore Eliot Keats, Mark W. Anderson. Atlas of Normal Roentgen Variants That May Simulate Disease. (2007) ISBN: 9780323043007 - Google Books