Foot – Lisfranc injury

Foot – Lisfranc injuryCreated OnMay 6, 2020Last Updated OnMay 6, 2020byadmin You are here: Main Radiology Foot - Lisfranc injury < All Topics Table of Contents This image shows a gap between the bases of the first and second metatarsals (MT); the second metatarsal is no longer correctly aligned with the intermediate cuneiform bone This is a significant finding which indicates disruption of the Lisfranc ligament Careful assessment of alignment is always required in suspected midfoot injury If the initial X-ray is normal, then repeat images with weight-bearing or CT may be required Injury to the Lisfranc ligament is often accompanied by subtle fragmentation of the adjacent bones *Some of the image photo is taken from web, we do not own this, it’s for knowledge sharing purpose.

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