Stress fracture of the femoral neck in a child (stress fracture)
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Femoral neck stress fracture is extremely rare in childhood. We report a case of femoral neck stress fracture in an 11-year-old girl. Differential diagnosis and a brief review of the literature follow.
KeywordsPublic Health Differential Diagnosis Femoral Neck Stress Fracture Femoral Neck Stress Fracture
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