Femoral neck fracture

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

Patient suffers fall down stairs

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Female

CT hip

Modality: CT

CT scan shows a subcapital femoral neck fracture. 

Case Discussion

Femoral neck fractures are very common in older patients due to the loss of mineralization.

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Case Information

rID: 29323
Case created: 16th May 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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