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Spontaneous bilateral femoral neck fractures in a young adult with chronic renal failure.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12666297     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Pathologic femoral neck fracture due to renal osteodystrophy is rare. We report the case of a young adult patient with chronic renal failure who presented with bilateral spontaneous femoral neck fractures due to renal osteodystrophy. The pathophysiology of renal osteodystrophy and the treatment of hip fractures in patients with renal failure is discussed.
Authors:
H Karapinar; M Ozdemir; S Akyol; O Ulkü
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta orthopaedica Belgica     Volume:  69     ISSN:  0001-6462     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Orthop Belg     Publication Date:  2003  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-04-01     Completed Date:  2003-04-15     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2985165R     Medline TA:  Acta Orthop Belg     Country:  Belgium    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  82-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Atatürk Education and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey. hasankarapinar72@hotmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Femoral Neck Fractures / etiology*,  physiopathology,  surgery
Humans
Kidney Failure, Chronic / complications*
Male
Renal Osteodystrophy / complications*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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