Bone Healing

  • Fridolin Séquin
  • Rigmor Texhammar

Abstract

Femoral shaft fracture in a 16-year old boy treated non-operatively in traction (a). Note first the formation of a cloudy callus (b). This initial callus provides little stability and is seen microscopically to consist of trabecular bone (f).

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fridolin Séquin
    • 1
  • Rigmor Texhammar
    • 1
  1. 1.AO InternationalBernSwitzerland

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