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Femoral osteochondral fracture--a non-contact injury in martial arts? A case report.
  1. C E Mbubaegbu,
  2. A J Percy
  1. Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup, Kent, UK.


    A report of a case of osteochondral fracture of the lateral femoral condyle in a patient doing a karate kick. The problems related to fixation of osteochondral fragments with protruding screws are highlighted and the suitability of Herbert screw fixation noted.

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