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Broken Foot (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

foot fractures, sesamoid bones, toe fracture, metatarsal fracture, Lisfranc fracture, navicular fracture, calcaneal fracture, talar fracture, broken foot, Ottawa foot rules, march fracture, stress fracture, proximal avulsion fracture, Jones fracture, posterior process fracture, Shepherd fracture, broken toe, broken toes

Authors and Editors

Author: John P. Cunha, DO

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

REFERENCE: MedscapeReference.com. Foot Fracture.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/1/2013

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Fracture, Foot »

Approximately 10% of all fractures occur in the 26 bones of the foot.

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