Fleck sign (foot)

The fleck sign is a small bony fragment seen in the Lisfranc space (between the base of the 1st and 2nd metatarsal) associated with avulsion of Lisfranc's ligament (at the base of the 2nd metatarsal). It is a very subtle, but important finding, since it predisposes to Lisfranc injury.

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rID: 24969
Section: Signs
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