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Hop Test

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Other Names

  • Hop test
  • One legged hop test

Purpose

Hop Test
Positioning for the single leg hop test[1]
  • To assess for a stress fracture of the lower extremity

Description

  • Patient is asked to jump up and down on the affected limb several times (typically 10 times)
  • Positive test
    • Significant pain in a localized area

Pathology


Evidence

  • Unknown

See Also


References

  1. Miller, Timothy L., and Thomas M. Best. "Taking a holistic approach to managing difficult stress fractures." Journal of orthopaedic surgery and research 11.1 (2016): 1-8.
Created by:
John Kiel on 4 July 2020 14:46:31
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15 May 2023 22:07:25
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