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Caption: FIGURE 1: Anteroposterior X-ray showing a pertrochanteric fracture of the left femur.
Caption: Pre and Postoperative X Ray Cominuted Pertrochanteric fracture operated on controlateral side by MIS prophylactic synthesis
Rommelmann, "Compression of the femoral nerve by a secondarily dislocated fragment of the lesser trochanter following pertrochanteric fracture of the femur," Unfallchirurg, vol.
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.
Union rates of the pertrochanteric fractures treated by Dynamic Hip Screw and Proximal Femoral Nail.
CONCLUSION: Ghosh S et al (2014), [3] reported that the presence of third trochanter at the proximal part of the femur has been found to alter the break lines in the pertrochanteric fracture patients.
18,19) The present study was conducted using the minimally invasive technique of external fixation for the management of pertrochanteric fracture in elderly high-risk patients.