Fifth metatarsal apophysis

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

The findings are compatible with apophysis of the proximal 5th metatarsal.

Case Discussion

It should not be confused with an os peroneum or an avulsion fracture.

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Case information

rID: 8802
Published: 1st Mar 2010
Last edited: 27th Feb 2020
Tag: foot
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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