EM in 5: 5th Metatarsal Fractures

Author: Anna Pickens, MD (@AnnaEMin5, Creator of EMin5) // Edited by: Alex Koyfman, MD (@EMHighAK), Brit Long, MD (@long_brit), and Manpreet Singh, MD (@MprizzleER)

Welcome to another edition of EMin5 with Dr. Anna Pickens. This week looks at 5th metatarsal fractures. Enjoy the video!


Three Types:

Key: Identity 4thand 5tharticulation!

Avulsion Fracture:

Jones Fracture:

Stress Fracture:



Suggested/Further Reading:


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