sesamoid fracture

sesamoid fracture

traumatic/stress fracture of one or both FHB sesamoids at 1 MTPJ, characterized by 1 MTPJ plantar pain, tenderness, bruising and soft-tissue swelling, typically following sports-induced trauma; differential diagnosis should exclude bipartite sesamoid
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A U Minor was pulled up before the straight having suffered a suspected sesamoid fracture.
Popular California sprinter Big Jag had to be euthanized in Dubai, never having recovered from a sesamoid fracture suffered in February as he tried to defend his title in a race called the Golden Shaheen.
A U Minor was pulled up having suffered a suspected sesamoid fracture.
Winner of the Grade 1 Stephen Foster Handicap at Churchill Downs in June, the Kiaran McLaughlin-trained four-year-old has been retired because of a sesamoid fracture in his left front ankle.
After a close-up fifth in a Grade 1 on his return to the US, he suffered a sesamoid fracture that threatened his career.
A Hennessy colt was put down after suffering a compound sesamoid fracture at Keeneland's April breeze show in 2003, and the following year the workouts were cancelled at the same venue when a Pulpit filly suffered a fatal breakdown.
All sesamoid fractures and most of the metatarsal, finger phalanx, radius, and clavicle fractures were treated conservatively.
The evaluation of sesamoid fractures with MRI is difficult because of their small size and low signal.
There are two types of sesamoid fractures depending on whether the palmar plate is injured or not.
Thumb sesamoid fractures usually result from hyperextension injury to the MCP joint.