Interpositional Arthroplasty With Palmaris Longus Tendon Graft for Osteonecrosis of the Second Metatarsal Head: A Case Report

Osteonecrosis of the second metatarsal head is often attributed to Freiberg’s disease. We describe the case of a 27-year-old Taiwanese male soldier with persistent painful disability of the right forefoot of 9 months’ duration, but no history of trauma. A series of radiographs suggested the diagnosis of late-stage Freiberg’s disease

Osteonecrosis of the second metatarsal head is often attributed to Freiberg’s disease. We describe the case of a 27-year-old Taiwanese male soldier with persistent painful disability of the right forefoot of 9 months’ duration, but no history of trauma. A series of radiographs suggested the diagnosis of late-stage Freiberg’s disease

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Interpositional Arthroplasty With Palmaris Longus Tendon Graft for Osteonecrosis of the Second Metatarsal Head: A Case Report