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Iselin's Disease M92.70 732.5



Iselin's Disease ICD-10

Iselin's Disease ICD-9

  • 732.5 Juvenile osteochondrosis of foot

Iselin's Disease Etiology / Epidemiology / Natural History

  • Traction apophysitis of the 5th metatarsal.
  • Generally occurs in running, cutting, jumping sports.

Iselin's Disease Anatomy


Iselin's Disease Clinical Evaluation

  • Pain over the lateral foot, increased with weight-bearing.
  • Increased pain with resisted eversion and extreme plantar flexion.

Iselin's Disease Xray / Diagnositc Tests

Iselin's Disease Classification / Treatment

  • Activity modifications, NSAIDs, foot everter and plantar flexor stretching; dorsiflexor and inverter strengthening. Consider casting in resistant cases.

Iselin's Disease Associated Injuries / Differential Diagnosis

Iselin's Disease Complications

Iselin's Disease Follow-up Care

  • Gradually resume activities when symptoms abate.

Iselin's Disease Review References

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