fracture

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Related to pertrochanteric fracture: intertrochanteric fracture
See: hiatus, rend, rift, split
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Given that the age and sex distributions and the percentage of pertrochanteric fractures are similar across regions, little reason exists for health status to differ.
Medoff RJ, Maes K: A new device for the fixation of unstable pertrochanteric fractures of the hip.