Navicular fracture

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Fall on ground, Foot trauma - 12 days back. Localized pain mid foot region, medial aspect.

Ultrasound

Radiograph within 1 - 2 days of injury - Suspicious undisplaced cortical breach. Referred to check tibialis posterior tendon / undisplaced fracture.

There is cortical breach involving the navicular cortex with overlying soft tissue thickening.

The tibialis posterior tendon is normal.

Case Discussion

Patient with post traumatic mid foot pain shows a navicular fracture.

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Case information

rID: 45469
Case created: 26th May 2016
Last edited: 27th May 2016
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