Re: cuboid bone

The os peroneum is an accessory sesamoid bone that sits in the Peroneus longus tendon near the cuboid. I seems to function to increase the strength of the tendon as it turns to the bottom of the foot.

I have seen several fractures of the os peroneum and have removed several due to continued problems. My recommendation is you see a podiatrist for further evaluation and treatment. The cuboid dislocating may or may not be related to the Os Peroneum

Posted By Vivian Abrams DPM on December 29, 2003 at 21:59:59:

In Reply to: cuboid bone posted by Cindy W. on December 29, 2003 at 12:50:47:

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