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A female asked:

Results from my daughter's bone scan says that there is mildly increased uptake in the dorsum of her midfoot on delayed imaging. stress fracture?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Not necessarily: I would expect the same type of report from a kid with a bone bruise or scuff at the same location.Such wording should be paired with the results of a history and physical exam to decide the diagnosis.

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