CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 797-800

Single-stage osteosynthesis and augmented muscle pedicle bone grafting in pathological fracture neck femur with fibrous dysplasia


Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University, Kandagiri Square, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

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Basant Kumar Bhuyan
Professor and Unit Head, Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University, Khandagiri Square, Bhubaneswar - 751 030, Odisha
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0975-2870.169937

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The present report is a case of fibrous dysplasia of the proximal femur with pathological fracture neck of femur treated by single-stage surgery of curettage, internal fixation, nonvascularized fibular grafting and tensor fascia latae-based muscle pedicle bone grafting. At latest (2.6 years) follow-up, fracture is united without any evidence of local recurrence and patient is pain free with good clinical and functional results.


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