Diagnosis: These images reveal shaft fractures of the second to fourth metatarsals. An ace wrap and a cast shoe or walking boot for 4 to 6 weeks are all that is required.
Acknowledgement: Case presented by Tracey Quail Davidoff, MD, an urgent care physician at Accelcare Medical Urgent Care in Rochester, NY.

Boy with swollen foot

Tracey Quail Davidoff, MD

Senior Clinical Instructor at Rochester Regional Health/Immediate Care, Editorial Board Member for the Journal of Urgent Care Medicine
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