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

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Trauma about 2 weeks ago.

Patient Data

Age: 35 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: 61218
Published: 23rd Jun 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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