Fifth metatarsal avulsion fracture

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

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Trauma

Patient Data

Gender: Male
X-ray

Avulsion fracture through the proximal 5th metatarsal. 

Case Discussion

This fracture is also known as a pseudo-Jones fracture. 

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Case information

rID: 9132
Case created: 19th Mar 2010
Last edited: 28th Sep 2015
Tags: fracture, foot
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