A 48-year-old member asked:
I have an avulsion fracture in the middle top of my foot. my foot and ankle are also sprained. does this require a cast?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arnold Bereshanswered
Podiatry 43 years experience
No: But you probably need a cam walking boot to immobilize the area. Best to see your podiatrist.
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Dr. Thomas Inwoodanswered
Podiatry 37 years experience
Cast: Not necessarily. See your podiatrist - he/she will give you the best advise based on the physical evaluation and x rays / MRI . Good luck.
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dr. Peter Ihle commented
Orthopedic Surgery 56 years experience
beware of a Lisfrank fracture.
Sep 10, 2013
Last updated Jun 10, 2014
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