Freiberg's infraction


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Freiberg's infraction

Etymology: Albert H. Freiberg, American surgeon, 1868-1940; L, infarcire, to stuff
an abnormal orthopedic condition characterized by osteochondritis or aseptic necrosis of bone tissue, most commonly affecting the head of the second metatarsal.