Navicular stress fracture

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


Painful midfoot

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Male

Foot x-rays

Two views of the foot demonstrate a longitudinally oriented sclerotic band in the lateral aspect of the navicular bone. 

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates typical appearances of a navicular stress fracture oriented in the sagittal plane. 

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Case information

rID: 7202
Published: 16th Sep 2009
Last edited: 30th Jun 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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