[Laparoscopic extraction of a displaced Olmed screw].


Intrapelvic migration of hip screws is a rare complication to internal fixation of hip fractures. In this case the screw had migrated through the acetabulum and into the pelvic cavity. The screw was identified and removed with a laparoscopic procedure.

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@article{Rosendahl1996LaparoscopicEO, title={[Laparoscopic extraction of a displaced Olmed screw].}, author={Mads Rosendahl and Jens Peter Faurschou and Thomas Kjaergaard Larsen and Bjarne Lundgaard}, journal={Ugeskrift for laeger}, year={1996}, volume={158 37}, pages={5172-3} }