World J Clin Cases 2021 Jun;9(16):3979-3987
Department of Orthopedics, The Second Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, Changsha 410011, Hunan Province, China.
Background: Obturator dislocation is a rare type of hip dislocation, accounting for about 2%-5% of all hip dislocations. The occurrence of old unreduced obturator dislocation is even more infrequent, with only 17 cases reported in nine studies, most of which were from the 1950s to 1980s in developing countries.
Case Summary: A 38-year-old woman from Hunan Province, China presented with stiffness of the left hip in abduction, flexion, and external rotation after falling from a 2-meter-tall tree onto her left knee 1. Read More