A Displaced Acetabular Component Causing Femoral Neck Notching following Hip Resurfacing. HIP International. 2008;18(4):321-323.

A Displaced Acetabular Component Causing Femoral Neck Notching following Hip Resurfacing

Kabir C, Sandiford N, Muirhead-Allwood SK, Nuthall T.
Hip

We describe the case of a patient who developed a notch on the femoral neck following a hip resurfacing operation as a result of a displaced acetabular component. The acetabular cup displaced in the coronal plane and impinged on the femoral neck leading to a large notch in the inferior femoral neck.


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