Fifth metatarsal bone

What is Fifth metatarsal bone?

It is the bone of sole which connects the ankle bones with little toe.

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I hurt my foot and I got a MRI. Can you tell me what the results mean?

 

MRI right forefoot/midfoot 3/26/2016.


COMPARISON: None.


INDICATION:...

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Brief Answer:
There is slight traumatic injury to the second toe bone in mid foot area

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I broke the fifth metatarsal bone in my left foot. For two and a half weeks I couldn't walk on it. I was given a new cast and can now walk on it....

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Brief Answer:
No need to worry about blood clots.

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You...

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Xray shows chip of fifth metatarsal bone right below little toe. Currently in hard splint. What comes...

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Brief Answer:
You will need buddy splint

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Thanks for using healthcare magic. This is not a very serious injury. You will be...

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