Charcot foot

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Peripheral neuropathy in type I diabetes mellitus. Foot deformity and gait disturbance with minor pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male

Destruction of the tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) joint with dorsal subluxation of the medial cuneiform, 1st and second metatarsals. Periostal reaction and new bone formation at the 1st and 2nd metatarsals.

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Case information

rID: 14933
Published: 6th Sep 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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