Os supranaviculare - bilateral

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Work up for heel pain.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

An accessory ossicle located at the proximal dorsal aspect of the navicular bone in talonavicular joint, bilaterally. There are also calcaneal spurs at both sides.

Case Discussion

The os supranaviculare is an accessory ossicle located at the proximal dorsal aspect of the navicular bone or talonavicular joint. It is also known as Piries bone, talonavicular dorsale or (dorsal) talonavicular ossicle and is present in ~1% of the population. 

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Case information

rID: 65827
Published: 25th Jan 2019
Last edited: 26th Jan 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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