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- “ The proximal 5th metatarsal is the site of a number of fractures and variants which mimic fractures. ”

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...”

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