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fractured greater trocantor (broken hip)

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • June 7, 2010
  • 04:21 PM

I had a total hip replacement of my right hip - femer shaft and socket - from the posterior entrance. During the proceedure my doctor told me that he accidently broke my greater trocantor.

Can anyone tell me how he might have accidently broken my hip and if it is a case of malpractice?

Thank you

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