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The femur thigh bones.

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  Key words: Anatomy, Bone, Femur, Femurs, Leg, Thigh  

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Author: J. Lewis - Id: 146

My son broke his leg in his basketball game, a compound fracture of his tibia and fibula. The surgery went well; the doctor inserted a rod in his leg to set the bones. He is groggy but should recover well.

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