DR P. MARAZZI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR P. MARAZZI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Pinned fractured hip. Coloured X-ray of a section through the hip of a 91-year-old female patient with a fracture affecting the head of the femur (thigh bone, vertical), showing plates and pins (black) being used to fix the broken bone in place during healing.
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