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What occurs when the distal femur is fractured?

Asked by Kennedy, Last updated: Jan 14, 2020

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Sep 09, 2016

When the distal femur is fractured the sharp broken ends of the bone often damage the structure that lies closest to the femur in the popliteal fossa, i.e., the popliteal artery.

 

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