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Management of Wounds of the Hip Joint

  • Joseph H. Moll
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Abstract

Anatomically, the hip joint is deeply seated and well protected by the heavy musculature of the thigh and buttock; therefore wounds of this joint are relatively infrequent.

Keywords

Femoral Head Sciatic Nerve Gunshot Wound Sciatic Nerve Injury Missile Wound 
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