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Andrew Howard, James Hunter, Theddy Slongo

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Fergal Monsell

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Chris Colton

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31-M/3.2 III - Complete transtrochanteric, multifragmentary

The morphology of this fracture is a multifragmentary, extracapsular, trochanteric fracture.

In principle, this extracapsular fracture should not cause avascular necrosis (AVN).

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