Impacted femoral neck fracture

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Old lady fractured her femoral neck 3 weeks ago. Decision was made for conservative treatment.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Female

Complete medial femoral neck fracture with valgus impaction. The medial trabeculae of the FN are almost intact.

Case Discussion

Garden I valgus impacted fracture.

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Case information

rID: 24424
Published: 15th Aug 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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