A Case Report of an “Incidental” Neck of Femur Fracture


Introduction: On rare occasions, hip fractures can be missed. Approximately 75,000 neck of femur fractures occur in the United Kingdom per annum. Up to 10% of hip fractures are occult on plain radiograph. This case demonstrates a usual presentation of an “incidental” neck of femur fracture, which had been missed 1 year prior. Case Report: A 91-year-old… (More)


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