Metastatic pathological hip fracture

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking


Hip pain. Atraumatic.

Patient Data

Age: 80-85 years
Gender: Male

Transverse basicervical pathological fracture of the left proximal femur with shortening and medial angulation. Diffuse sclerotic metastatic disease. The patient has a history of prostate malignancy.

Case Discussion

Good case of pathological NOF fracture.

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Case information

rID: 34979
Case created: 18th Mar 2015
Last edited: 21st Aug 2017
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