Subchondral stress fracture of femoral head in a healthy adult

Abstract

Subchondral fracture of the femoral head is an uncommon entity and usually occurs as an insufficiency fracture associated with poor bone quality or as a fatigue fracture in young military recruits. This condition should be considered in the differential diagnosis of acute hip pain in young patients along with transient osteoporosis and avascular necrosis of… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0019-5413.67125

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@inproceedings{Anand2010SubchondralSF, title={Subchondral stress fracture of femoral head in a healthy adult}, author={Ashish Anand and Adala Raviraj and Gautam Kodikal}, booktitle={Indian journal of orthopaedics}, year={2010} }