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Accelerated tibial fracture union in the third trimester of pregnancy

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Description: Accelerated tibial fracture union in the third trimester of pregnancy: a case report Mudussar A Ahmad , Damayanthi Kuhanendran , Irvine W Kamande and Charalambos Charalambides (Abstract and full text available) Journal of Medical Case Reports 2008, 2:44
We present a case of accelerated tibial fracture union in the third trimester of pregnancy. This is of particular relevance to orthopaedic surgeons, who must be made aware of the potentially accelerated healing response in pregnancy and the requirement for prompt treatment.

Type: Case Study
Author/Contact: Ahmad et al
Institution: Journal of Medical Case Reports
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Language: English

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Added: Tue Feb 12 2008