From the case: Stress fracture

Periosteal reacti...
Periosteal reaction with radiolucent transverse line in the middle third of the second metatarsal.
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Findings are in keeping with stress fracture on the middle third of the second metatarsal. ”

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  • Stress fractures - “ Stress fractures refer to fractures occurring in bone due to a mismatch of bone strength and chronic mechanical stress placed upon the bone. Fract...”

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