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How do you know if you have a stress fracture?

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Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Sports Medicine
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In brief: May need mri

Many stress fractures don't show up on xray exams if there is suspicion of a possible stress fracture, an MRI would best show the injury a bone scan would be helpful but is not as specific for location as the MRI would be.

In brief: May need mri

Many stress fractures don't show up on xray exams if there is suspicion of a possible stress fracture, an MRI would best show the injury a bone scan would be helpful but is not as specific for location as the MRI would be.
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
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