Bipartate sesamoid

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Great toe pain following impaction injury with door frame.

Patient Data

Age: 15 years
Gender: Male

On the DP view of the great toe, the medial sesamoid bone is bipartate with a linear lucency projected across its waist. This is not a fracture.

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Case information

rID: 35349
Published: 15th Aug 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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