Dorsal avulsion fracture of the navicular bone

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male

A bone flake is noted on dorsal aspect of navicular bone.

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A bone flake is noted on dorsal aspect of navicular bone (arrow).

Case Discussion

A bone flake on dorsal aspect of navicular bone represents an avulsion fracture.

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Case information

rID: 61121
Published: 18th Jun 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: trauma
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