Hip dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Car vs tree.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Left hip dislocation. No fracture identified. Pelvic binder in situ. 

Case Discussion

Hip dislocations are uncommon, and are usually the result of high energy trauma. They are much more common to be posterior than anterior. 

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Case information

rID: 49108
Published: 10th Nov 2016
Last edited: 19th Apr 2019
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