Spiral fracture fifth metatarsal shaft

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Lateral foot pain.

Patient Data

Age: 22
Gender: Female
X-ray

Foot

Spiral fracture of the 5th metatarsal shaft with shortening and medial displacement of the distal fracture fragment.

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Case information

rID: 28104
Published: 11th Mar 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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