Apophyseal Fracture

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Cases of Apophyseal Fracture

Radiograph of apophyseal fracture of the fifth metatarsal
AP radiographs of the feet show asymmetrically increased fragmentation of the left fifth metatarsal apophysis when compared to its counterpart on the right. This was also the point of maximal tenderness on physical exam.