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Tuberosity of metatarsal 5

Other Terms: Tuberositas, Tubérosité de l'os naviculaire, Tubérosité du cuboïde, Tubérosité

Description

The tuberosity forms a rough projection at the proximolateral aspect of the bone. This is easily palpable on the lateral aspect of the ball of the foot.

Etymology

Tuberosity comes from the Latin term tuber meaning a lump. The -osity ending denotes many or to be full of something. This term then literally translates as, having many lumps.

Latin

Tuberositas

French

Tubérosité de l'os naviculaire

French

Tubérosité du cuboïde

French

Tubérosité

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