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Jones fracture - Wikipedia


Other proximal fifth metatarsal fractures exist, although they are not as severe as a Jones fracture.

Fractures of the Fifth Metatarsal - Foot Health Facts


Fractures (breaks) are common in the fifth metatarsal – the long bone on the outside of the foot that connects to the little toe.

Fifth Metatarsal Fractures


The fifth metatarsal is the most common metatarsal fractured. The metatarsals are the most important weight bearing structure in the forefoot. Complex ...

Fifth Metatarsal Fracture Surgery


The metatarsal bones are the long bones in the middle of the foot. Each metatarsal bone has a base, a shaft, a neck and a head. The fifth metatarsal is the last ...

Metatarsal Fractures. Broken metatarsal bones | Patient


The fifth metatarsal bone is the most common metatarsal bone to be fractured in sudden (acute) injury to the foot. It may be broken at various points along its ...

How Do You Treat Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Fractures? - Healio


There are 3 distinct fracture patterns that affect the base of the fifth metatarsal. Unfortunately, the terminology and descriptions of these injuries remain confusing ...

Keys To Treating Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Fractures | Podiatry Today


Jan 26, 2016 ... Given the common nature of fractures to the proximal region of the fifth metatarsal in athletes as well as non-athletes, this author discusses ...

Current Concepts In Treating Fifth Metatarsal Fractures | Podiatry ...


Apr 21, 2010 ... Fractures of the proximal fifth metatarsal are not uncommon as physicians encounter them in the emergency room and the office setting.

5th Metatarsal Avulsion Fracture - footeducation


A twisting injury to the ankle and foot may cause a 5th metatarsal avulsion ( pulling off) fracture-- also known as a Dancer's Fracture.

Diagnosis and Management of Metatarsal Fractures - American ...


Sep 15, 2007 ... Avulsion fractures of the proximal fifth metatarsal tuberosity can usually be managed with a soft dressing. Proximal fifth metatarsal fractures that ...