Date: Thu, 18 Dec 2003 21:16:42 +0545

Subject: S/P Femoral Neck Fx - AVN Right Hip

From: Dr. M. P. Shrivastava

Dear all,

Kindly give your valuable opinions regarding a painful AVN of right hip in young female patient aged 22 years. She is having 3 centimeters shortening of the limb with restricted painful movements of flexion, adduction , external and internal rotations. She had been operated for fracture of the neck of the femur about 10 years ago with multiple pins. Few images are attached herewith.

Thanks in advance

Dr. M. P. Shrivastava
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Nepal Medical College Teaching Hospital
Jorpati, Kathmandu, Nepal

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