Intermetatarsal bursitis

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon

Presentation

1-month history of severe right forefoot pain with increasing stiffness right third and fourth MTP. ? stress fracture.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Female

MRI foot

Modality: MRI

There is a small fluid collection between the 3rd and 4th metatarsal heads with rim enhancement and surrounding oedema. There is no stress fracture

Case Discussion

Appearance is that of intermetatarsal bursitis.

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Case Information

rID: 16958
Case created: 4th Mar 2012
Last edited: 10th Nov 2015
Tag: foot
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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