Exostosis of the talus

Case contributed by Dr Naim Qaqish


Left leg trauma to rule out a fracture.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

Exostosis is seen at the anterosuperior aspect of the talus bone.

No definitive evidence of bony injury.

Normal ankle joint space and articular surfaces.

Case Discussion

Following left leg trauma, an x-ray was requested and an incidental finding of exostosis arising from the talus was seen. 

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Case information

rID: 74319
Published: 17th Feb 2020
Last edited: 12th Sep 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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