Fractured calcaneal spur

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Craig Hacking

Presentation

Heel pain after jumping off a rock.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Fracture of a small plantar calcaneal spur. No significant displacement. No other fracture identified, particularly of the calcaneum. Alignment is normal. Incidental os peroneum.

Case Discussion

Nice example of a spur fracture.

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Case information

rID: 75144
Published: 18th Mar 2020
Last edited: 7th Oct 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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