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

- “ Two view six months apart demonstrate a slowly healing stress fracture. ”

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  • Fatigue fracture - “ Fatigue fractures (also known as overuse fractures) are a type of stress fracture due to abnormal stresses on normal bone. They should not be conf...”
  • Atraumatic fracture - “ Atraumatic fractures, as the name suggests, occur with no trauma or minimal trauma that would not normally be expected to result in a fracture 1. ...”
  • 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...”
  • Cortical bone - “ The outer shell of compact bone is called cortical bone or cortex.  Gross anatomy Cortical bone contains Haversian systems (osteons) which conta...”

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