Journal of Marine Medical Society

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 138--140

A case of monostotic fibrous dysplasia of proximal femur managed with curettage and cortical bone grafting


AD Sud1, S Panda2, SK Rai2, Rohit Vikas3 
1 SrAdv (Ortho), INHS Asvini, Mumbai, India
2 C1 Spls (Ortho), INHS Asvini, Mumbai, India
3 GdSpl (Ortho), INHS Asvini, Mumbai, India

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We present a case report of a young military personnel with monostotic fibrous dysplasia of proximal femur with painful, dysplasticlesion of the femoral neck and fatigue fracture who underwent cortical bone grafting using autogenous fibular strut graft and iliac crest bone graft. The fibular cortical grafts was used to bridge the lesion in the femoral neck and were securely anchored to the normal bone of the lateral femoral cortex and a head of the femur. No supplemental internal fixation was required.


How to cite this article:
Sud A D, Panda S, Rai S K, Vikas R. A case of monostotic fibrous dysplasia of proximal femur managed with curettage and cortical bone grafting.J Mar Med Soc 2013;15:138-140


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Sud A D, Panda S, Rai S K, Vikas R. A case of monostotic fibrous dysplasia of proximal femur managed with curettage and cortical bone grafting. J Mar Med Soc [serial online] 2013 [cited 2020 Nov 24 ];15:138-140
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