From the case: Pseudo-Jones fracture

Avulsion fracture
Avulsion fracture
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Pseudo-Jones fracture. A fracture of the proximal 5th metatarsal reaching the articular surface. This is located too proximal and reaches the arti...”

Used in the following article:

  • Jones fracture - “ A Jones fracture is an extra-articular fracture at the base of the fifth metatarsal.  Pathology It is a transverse fracture at the base of the f...”
  • Avulsion fracture of the 5th metatarsal styloid - “ Avulsion fracture of the 5th metatarsal styloid, also known as a pseudo-Jones fracture or a dancer fracture, is one of the more common foot avulsi...”
  • Fractures of the proximal fifth metatarsal - “ The proximal 5th metatarsal is the site of a number of fractures and variants which mimic fractures. These include: stress fracture of the 5th me...”
  • Apophysis of the proximal 5th metatarsal - “ The apophysis of the proximal 5th metatarsal lies laterally and is oriented longitudinally parallel to the shaft. Apophysis of the fifth metatars...”
  • Os peroneum - “ An os peroneum is a small accessory bone located at the lateral plantar aspect of the cuboid within the substance of the peroneus longus tendon as...”

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