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Stress Fractures of the Foot in Footballers

  • Palmanovich Ezequiel
  • Keltz Eran
  • Kots Eugene
  • Marom Niv
  • Hetsroni Iftach
  • Nyska Meir
  • Mann GideonEmail author

Abstract

Stress fracture comprises the inability of bone to withstand the repeated stress which athletic activity, military service, or even normal life exerts on a prior strong normal or weakened bone. This failure to repair the microtraumas leads to fatigue microdamage of the bone due to predominance of osteoclastic over the osteoblastic activity.

Keywords

Stress Fracture Football Player Computerize Tomogram Cannulated Screw Plantar Fasciitis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Palmanovich Ezequiel
    • 1
  • Keltz Eran
    • 2
  • Kots Eugene
    • 3
  • Marom Niv
    • 1
  • Hetsroni Iftach
    • 1
  • Nyska Meir
    • 1
  • Mann Gideon
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Unit of Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryMeir Medical Centre, Kfar Saba, Tel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryRambam Medical CentreHaifaIsrael
  3. 3.Department of Diagnostic RadiologyMeir Medical Centre, Kfar Saba, Tel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael

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