basicervical fracture

basicervical fracture

A fracture of the femoral neck at the junction with the trochanteric line.
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Of the four femoral neck fractures that occurred, two occurred within 2 months, the third was a basicervical fracture that occurred at 24 months postoperatively after a fall, and the fourth occurred 41 months postoperatively after trauma.
Basicervical fracture smay be best treated with sliding screw/plate device (6)
Blair B, Koval KJ, Kummer F, et al: Basicervical fractures of the proximal femur: A biomechanical study of three internal fixation techniques.