Fractured dynamic hip screws

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Ongoing right hip pain.

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Female

Both dynamic hip screws are fractured with the distal fragments within the femoral head. 

Case Discussion

Patient went on to have a total hip joint replacement. 

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Case information

rID: 30491
Published: 14th Aug 2014
Last edited: 1st Dec 2016
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