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JOHN T. ALESI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY JOHN T. ALESI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Internal fixation of fractured femur. Labelled artwork and corresponding X-ray of open reduction and internal fixation applied to a fracture of the femur (thigh bone) in a patient's right leg. This is an anterior view. A rod and screws have been implanted across the fracture to hold the broken bone in place, allowing it to heal in the correct alignment.
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