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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