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A 23-year-old female asked:

What could cause pain along my 5th metatarsal? around an inch- inch and half lower than my little toe.

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Dr. Evelyn Anderson
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Stress Fracture: You may have a fracture or stress fracture in the area. You do not state your age but you could also have apophysitis, an inflammation of the joints in the area. See your doctor for further evaluation and possibly xrays too

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Last updated Mar 2, 2017

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