Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) in the skeletally mature patient is rare. We present a rare case of a fracture through the physeal scar of a skeletally mature patient after a trivial injury, with pre-existing osteonecrosis of the femoral neck and metadiaphysis with sparing of the femoral head.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology|
|State||Published - May 1 2007|
- Physeal scar
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine