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International Orthopaedics

, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp 139–141 | Cite as

Femoral neuropathy in haemophilia

  • E. K. Frangakis
Article

Summary

Twenty-three cases of femoral neuropathy in twenty-seven haemophiliac patients with iliacus haematoma were studied in the last five years at the Hippokrateion Hospital, Athens. This paper describes the course of events and the factors affecting severity and recovery.

Key words

Haemophilia Femoral nerve 

Résumé

Ces cinq dernières années, 27 patients hémophiles présentant un hématome iliaque ont été traités à l'hôpital Hippokrateion d'Athènes; chez 23 d'entre eux, le nerf crural était atteint. L'article décrit l'évolution clinique et présente les facteurs de gravité et de récupération nerveuse.

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© Springer-Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. K. Frangakis
    • 1
  1. 1.AthensGreece

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