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Chir Narzadow Ruchu Ortop Pol. 2008 Mar-Apr;73(2):137-43.

[Fracture of the femur head--description of four cases].

[Article in Polish]

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Wojewódzki Szpital Chirurgii Urazowej w Piekarach Slaskich.

Abstract

Fracture of the femur head is most ofen caused by car accidents and a falls from a height. Treatment of these fractures is hard and is burden risk of aseptic necrosis of the femoral head and arthritis of the hip joint. In the paper are presented four cases of femur head fracture. Two of them were treated by surgical procedure, one using conservative therapy and one using total hip replacement for reason arthritis of the hip joint.

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