That certainly is true of any fracture. Surgery for the fractured sesamoid may be indicated if conservative measures such as padding, injections of cortisone, anti-inflammatory medication, icing and even immobilization fail.
Posted By Vivian Abrams DPM on September 14, 2005 at 22:34:51:
In Reply to: Sesamoid fracture
posted by robert wagner on September 14, 2005 at 15:11:11:
Malleoloc for lateral ankle instability. Designed to prevent inversion and eversion. Malleoloc does not restrict plantar and dorsiflexion. Excellent for sports use.