Oblique and frontal
Modality: X-ray (Oblique and frontal)

- “ Avulsion fractures of the 5th metatarsal styloid process should be differentiated from other proximal fifth metatarsal 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 injuries - “ Avulsion injuries or fractures occur where the joint capsule, ligament, tendon or muscle attachment site is pulled off from the bone, usually taki...”
  • Foot radiograph (an approach) - “ Foot radiographs are commonly performed in Emergency departments, usually after sport-related trauma and often with a clinical request that states...”
  • 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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