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Occlusion of the common femoral artery complicating total hip arthroplasty.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  4030845     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Vascular injuries after total hip arthroplasty are occasionally reported, but we have found only two cases of major arterial occlusion, and none at all involving the common femoral artery. We report two cases of occlusion of the common femoral artery after Charnley arthroplasties, one of which resulted in a below-knee amputation.
Authors:
F L Heyes; A Aukland
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume     Volume:  67     ISSN:  0301-620X     ISO Abbreviation:  J Bone Joint Surg Br     Publication Date:  1985 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-10-15     Completed Date:  1985-10-15     Revised Date:  2010-11-10    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0375355     Medline TA:  J Bone Joint Surg Br     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  533-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Amputation
Arterial Occlusive Diseases / etiology*,  radiography,  surgery
Endarterectomy
Female
Femoral Artery*
Hip Joint
Hip Prosthesis / adverse effects*
Humans
Middle Aged
Osteoarthritis / surgery*

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