Intermetatarsal bursitis

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


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

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

Case Discussion

Appearance is that of intermetatarsal bursitis.

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Case information

rID: 16958
Published: 4th Mar 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Tag: foot
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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