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5th metacarpal pit

Dr Rohit Sharma and R Bronson et al.

The 5th metacarpal pit refers to the normal exaggeration of the pit-like depression in the head of fifth metacarpal

Differential diagnosis

It should not be mistaken for a boxer fracture (old or new) or an erosion.

Article information

rID: 810
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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