Freiberg infraction

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai

Presentation

40 year old female with pain at the mid foot plantar aspect. Focal tenderness present at the 3rd and 4th metatarsals for 2 months. Clinical suspicion of Morton's neuroma

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
MRI

MR images reveal oedema in the shaft and head of 4th metatarsal - consistent with Freiberg infarction

Case Discussion

MR images reveal edema in the shaft and head of 4th metatarsal - consistent with Freiberg infarction

 

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Case information

rID: 10911
Case created: 30th Sep 2010
Last edited: 20th Jul 2016
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