Saturday, April 02, 2016

A-Z Journey of a Broken Foot (Lisfranc Injury)

If you’d like to know about my own injury, here’s a link to the inside scoop J But my daily A-Z posts are more general and informative, just so, if the time comes, you know what someone is going through because, trust me, it’s not ‘just a broken foot!’

BRUISING - An injury appearing as an area of discoloured skin on the body, caused by a blow or impact rupturing underlying blood vessels. Bruising on the plantar aspect of the foot is highly suggestive of a Lisfranc injury.
Definition courtesy of Oxford Dictionaries.


  1. Ouch!!!! That's a bad bruise. How did you break your foot?

  2. Yikes! That's a nasty bruise! I bruise all the time, actually, but nothing has ever looked quite like that.

    Sarah Foster
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  3. After reading the link provided to your injury, I'd say your's not just a broken foot. As a former athlete and coach of a sport that renders sprained ankles, torn tendons, ligaments and other foot and toe issues, I feel fortunate to not have felt your pain. Very informative about Lisfranc injury. Thanks for your visit to my 'Button' post.
    Sue at CollectInTexas Gal

  4. Ouch! That looks very painful, I hope it's better soon


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