|Patient: 36 year old female|
|History: fx of right base of 3rd metatarsal 2 wks prior with diffuse tenderness of lisfranc joint.|
| Findings: |
Comminuted intraarticular base of 3rd MT fracture.
|Diagnosis: As above.|
| Discussion: |
The Lisfranc joint is a complex skeletal and capsuloligamentous structure that provides significant stability while maintaining the transverse arch of the foot.
| References: |
Am J Sports Med. 2002 Nov-Dec;30(6):871-8. Classification, investigation, and management of midfoot sprains: Lisfranc injuries in the athlete.
| Comments: |
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Case Number: 141929Last Updated: 09-11-2003 The reader is fully responsible for confirming the accuracy of this content.