Acta Scientific Orthopaedics (ISSN: 2581-8635)

Case Report Volume 7 Issue 6

Use of Non-Operative Approach Along with Bone Healing Supplement for the Management of 5th Metatarsal Fracture

Bhavin Doshi*

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thunga Hospitals, Mumbai, India

*Corresponding Author: Bhavin Doshi, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thunga Hospitals, Mumbai, India.

Received: February 19, 2024; Published: May 07, 2024


A 45 year-old male patient complained of pain and swelling over the lateral aspect of his left foot, along with difficulty in walking and stair climbing. Two days ago, the patient twisted his left foot while walking, resulting in a fall and leading to this injury. He had consulted the local doctor immediately and underwent primary treatment, but his symptoms did not resolve. He had a history of T2DM and hypertension and was taking medication for the same.

Keywords: X-ray; Swelling; Redness


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Citation: Bhavin Doshi. “Use of Non-Operative Approach Along with Bone Healing Supplement for the Management of 5th Metatarsal Fracture".Acta Scientific Orthopaedics 7.6 (2024): 07-09.


Copyright: © 2024 Bhavin Doshi. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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