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Table 2 IMN implant failure cases

From: Intramedullary nailing has sufficient durability for metastatic femoral fractures

Case No. Age, sex Primary cancer Fx pattern Fx site Complication Time to failure (months) Treatment
1 58, F Breast Pathological Subtrochanteric Nonunion and nail breakage 4 Revision with EPR
No further complication
2 49, F Breast Impending Subtrochanteric Nail breakage 50 Revision with EPR
No further complication
3 20, F Pheochromocytoma Impending Subtrochanteric Nail breakage 11 Revision with EPR
No further complication
  1. IMN intramedullary nailing, M male, F female, Fx fracture, EPR endoprosthetic reconstruction