Metatarsalgia is an umbrella term used to describe forefoot pain related to the metatarsal bones in the forefoot. Here we explain the symptoms, causes and treatment of Metatarsalgia. Medically reviewed by Dr. Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th
A metatarsal stress fracture is a hairline fracture in one of the long metatarsal bones in the foot. They occur through overuse or poor foot biomechanics. The second metatarsal is the bone most commonly injured.
Lisfranc injury is a dislocation or fracture in the midfoot area. It is very rare, however, vital that it is not missed because long-term damage can occur. Medically reviewed by Dr Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th Jan.
A Navicular stress fracture is one of the most common stress fractures affecting athletes, especially those in explosive events such as sprinting and jumping. It causes a vague aching pain in the midfoot. Medically reviewed
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