Osteochondritis dissecans of the tarsal navicular bone: a case report.


Osteochondritis dissecans most often affects the convex articular surfaces of the knee, the elbow, and the ankle joints; other sites of manifestation are very rare. Here we report a case of osteochondritis dissecans of the talonavicular joint affecting the concave part of the tarsal navicular bone in a 22-year-old woman, which was successfully treated by… (More)


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@article{Beil2012OsteochondritisDO, title={Osteochondritis dissecans of the tarsal navicular bone: a case report.}, author={Frank Timo Beil and Juergen Bruns and Christian R. Habermann and Wolfgang R{\"u}ther and Andreas Niemeier}, journal={Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association}, year={2012}, volume={102 4}, pages={338-42} }