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Young man with sudden severe hip pain secondary to femoral neck stress fracture
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    Optimum management of Femoral Neck Stress Fractures.
    • Alexander M. Wood, Orthopaedic Consultant
    • Other Contributors:
      • Gregory Robertson, Andre Keenan, Robert Thomas, Rachel Thomas, James Watson

    We would like to thank Petrin et al for an informative case report[1] on an important injury sustained in athletes and service personnel. We agree that a high degree of suspicion for stress fractures should be maintained as we have previously reported the problems with a missed femoral neck stress fracture[2], and the more literature that is available highlighting these training injuries is useful for medical staff lookin...

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