Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Broken Foot Underlying Cause

Causes of foot fracture include:

  • Automobile accidents
  • Crush injuries
  • Falls
  • Industrial accidents
  • Running or marching
  • Sports injuries

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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2007 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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