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Which of the following statements is false regarding hip fractures?
A. Hip injury may present as knee pain, especially in children and elderly
B. Pelvic ring and femoral neck fractures as a result of a fall from standing are almost always mutually exclusive
C. An ambulating patient will almost never have an acute hip fracture
D. The “patellar-pubic percussion test” may be used to detect a hip effusion