Open anterior-inferior hip dislocation.

Abstract

Traumatic hip dislocations result from high-energy trauma. These dislocations are usually posterior in direction and have severe associated injuries. The less common anterior dislocation is usually of the inferior type. We report a case of an open anterior-inferior hip dislocation secondary to a high-speed motor vehicle collision. The wound was in the… (More)

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@article{Lamberti2003OpenAH, title={Open anterior-inferior hip dislocation.}, author={Paul M Lamberti and Steven I Rabin}, journal={Journal of orthopaedic trauma}, year={2003}, volume={17 1}, pages={65-6} }