Jones fracture

What is Jones fracture?

Jones fracure is a fracture of fifth toe. It occurs at the base of fifth metatarsal.

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I have a 4th metacarpal fracture with a cast over it and will be removed in 2 weeks. Once I get the cast of how long till I can begin gym and...

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Normally the healing of any bone is 3-6weeks.In first couple of weeks the bones start healing and in next 3-4...

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A week ago today I stood up and heard a loud pop at the ankle bone (heard across the room by my husband) and when I went to walk promptly fell...

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Since a loud pop was heard across the room, a bone injury is likely. The swelling and bruise is due to the...

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I injured my foot sliding into a base playing softball 6 weeks ago. There was immediate pain on the top of my foot, but minimal swelling and no...

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Sprains (depending upon the grade) with adequate rest & crepe bandage or with plaster cast immobilisation usually heal...

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Hi I have a fracture in the shaft of the 5th metatarsal of the right foot as a result of a twist fall .I had my foot in cast for 18 days but could...

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5 weeks ago i fractured my great toe with intra articulte fracture as well. My doctor says no healing so far according to the recent x-ray, he...

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I have a broken bone in my left foot it is a fifth metatarsal fracture it happened two days ago and since my foot is swollen I just have a soft...

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hello Doctor i fractured the base of my fifth metatarsal (jones fracture) 5 weeks and 4 days ago, i got my cast 4 weeks and 4 days ago, i recentlly...

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Hi - my son had a screw inserted into his fifth metatarsal on Nov 10 ( Jones fracture after stress fracture in same area) and was recovering...

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I recently had surgery for a lisfranc injury and broken metatarsals, nos 2 and 3 communited and avulsion to no 4 plus cuneiform. I am 8 weeks post...

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I jumped down into a concrete vault at work.It was about a 5 foot drop .When I landed,my entire left leg hurt and I felt dizzy and and almost...

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