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The Biology of Fracture Healing in Long Bones

  • Gunasekaran Kumar
  • Badri Narayan
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Abstract

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Keywords

Bone Healing Fracture Healing Endochondral Ossification Osteocyte Lacuna Empty Lacuna 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedics and TraumaRoyal Liverpool University HospitalLiverpoolUK

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