Proximal Femur


These are always part of a combined injury to the hip joint, often as a result of posterior and obturator dislocation or of fracture dislocation. Quite often they are associated with transverse fractures of the acetabulum.


Femoral Head Shear Fracture Femoral Neck Fracture Shaft Fracture Trochanteric Fracture 
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