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Busquet's syndrome

Alternative eponyms

  • Busquet's disease

Synonyms

Metatarsal periostitis, osteoperiostitis ossificans metatarsal.

Related people

Exostoses to the dorsum of the foot caused by osteoperiostitis of the metatarsal bones.

Description

Exostoses to the dorsum of the foot caused by osteoperiostitis of the metatarsal bones. The symptoms include pain in the foot enhanced by walking.

P. Busquet:
• De l’ostéo-périosite ossifiante des metatarsiens. Revue de chirurgie, Paris, 1897; 17: 1065-1099.

Bibliography

  • P. Busquet:
    De l’ostéo-périosite ossifiante des metatarsiens.
    Revue de chirurgie, Paris, 1897; 17: 1065-1099.

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