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please tell me mri high signal identified within inner aspect medial cuneiform and lateral aspect of 3rd cuneiform along outer anterior aspect cuboid?

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Dr. Steven Chmielewski
Diagnostic Radiology 30 years experience
I'd need the images.: In creased signal can be due to marrow edema (swelling) or stress fracture. If it is rounded it may represent a bone cyst. There are many causes of increased signal, and it depends on what pulse sequence the signal is increased. Fat causes increased signal on t1, but is dark on stir.

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