Lesser trochanter fracture: the presenting feature of a more sinister pathology.

@article{Fox2014LesserTF,
  title={Lesser trochanter fracture: the presenting feature of a more sinister pathology.},
  author={Thomas Peter Fox and Sandeshkumar Lakkol and Govind Oliver},
  journal={BMJ case reports},
  year={2014},
  volume={2014}
}
We report the rare case of a 75-year-old man who was hospitalised following referral by his general practitioner with a 4-day history of worsening groin pain. Initial radiographs demonstrated an isolated avulsion fracture of the lesser trochanter. There were associated bony changes indicating pathological bone disease, likely secondary to bony metastasis… CONTINUE READING