Late Complications of Operative Treatment Within Three Weeks of Injury
Four of the 569 patients with fractures of the acetabulum operated upon within 21 days after the accident developed pseudarthroses (0.7%). These occurred in two both-column fractures and in two associated transverse and posterior wall fractures. All four cases had a slightly imperfect reduction.
KeywordsFemoral Head Avascular Necrosis Acetabular Fracture Anterior Column Posterior Dislocation
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