Avulsion fracture of the 5th metatarsal styloid - pseudo-Jones fracture

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

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Trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Fracture line transverses the base of the 5th metatarsal bone, reaching the articular surface. 

Case Discussion

Avulsion fractures of the 5th metatarsal styloid should be differentiated from other types of fractures that occur at the base of the 5th metatarsal.

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Case information

rID: 64009
Published: 30th Oct 2018
Last edited: 1st Nov 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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