Advertisement

How is a Lisfranc injury diagnosed?

Lisfranc injuries are sometimes mistaken for midfoot sprains, making the diagnostic process very important. Your doctor will ask questions about how the injury occurred and will examine your foot. X-rays and other imaging studies such as MRI and CT scans may also be necessary. 

Continue Learning about Sprains and Strains

Don’t be a Turkey this Turkey Bowl Season
Don’t be a Turkey this Turkey Bowl Season
Dr. Mike’s Cleveland Clinic sees plenty; so does Dr. Oz’s New York Presbyterian Hospital -- emergency room visits for sprains, broken bones, contusion...
Read More
Weekend Warrior: Simple Self-Care for Minor Strains, Sprains and Bruises
Weekend Warrior: Simple Self-Care for Minor Strains, Sprains and Bruises
Whether you're an athlete or a semi-out-of-shape desk lounger who hasn't seen a gym in months, soft-tissue injuries (think strains, sprains, and bruis...
Read More
What is the first aid treatment for sprains and strains?
Univ. of Nev. School of Medicine, Family MedicineUniv. of Nev. School of Medicine, Family Medicine
First aid treatment for sprains and strains consists of the RICE treatment: Resting the limb A...
More Answers
What are the signs of a finger sprain?
Joshua J. StoneJoshua J. Stone
The signs of a finger sprain are visible, palpable and functional. Visible signs include mild to mod...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.