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Fourth Metatarsal

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Updated May 05, 2008

Fourth Metatarsal

Foot with fourth metatarsal outlined and labeled.

Photo © Terence Vanderheiden, D.P.M.
Definition: The fourth long bone in the foot. The base of the fourth metatarsal starts in the midfoot and the head of the fourth metatarsal ends at the base of the fourth toe.

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