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Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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A stress fracture is a small crack in a bone, or severe bruising within a bone. Most stress fractures are caused by overuse and repetitive activity, and are common ...

Toe and Forefoot Fractures-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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Fractures of the toes and forefoot are quite common. Fractures can result from a direct blow to the foot—such as accidentally kicking something hard or dropping  ...

Metatarsal Fractures. Broken metatarsal bones | Patient

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The foot is a complicated part of the body, made up of multiple bones, muscles, tendons and soft tissues. Your feet ...

Broken Foot Bone Symptoms (Swelling), Recovery, and Healing Time

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Nov 22, 2016 ... Treatment of foot fractures depend upon which bone is broken but many fractures are treated with a compression dressing, a stiff- soled shoe, ...

Foot Fracture: Background, Epidemiology, Patient Education

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Jun 1, 2016 ... Approximately 10% of all fractures occur in the 26 bones of the foot. These bones comprise 2 bones in the hindfoot (calcaneus, talus), 5 bones ...

What Is a Stress Fracture? Symptoms, Treatment for Feet, More

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Oct 3, 2016 ... Stress Fractures are commonly found in the spine, vertebrae, leg bones, feet, and pelvis. Learn about the symptoms and treatments of stress ...

Metatarsal fracture (acute) - aftercare: MedlinePlus Medical ...

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Nov 26, 2014 ... The metatarsal bones are the long bones in your foot that connect your ankle to your toes. They also help you balance when you stand and ...

Stress Fracture - American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

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What is a stress fracture? A stress fracture is a small crack in a bone. These fractures are most often a result of overuse and are commonly seen with an increase ...

Foot Fracture Surgery - American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

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There are 26 bones in the foot, all of which can be fractured. There are different types of fractures. Sometimes a bone breaks but stays in place (non-displaced).