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Ashraf M. Fansa, MD, Daniel Paull, MD and Nabil Ebraheim, MD have declared that they have no conflict of interest.
All procedures followed were in accordance with the ethical standards of the responsible committee on human experimentation (institutional and national) and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1975, as revised in 2008 (5).
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Fansa, A.M., Paull, D. & Ebraheim, N. Successful Immediate Re-implantation of an Extruded Femoral Segment: a Case Report. HSS Jrnl 12, 182–185 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11420-015-9482-4
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