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2017 Month : March Volume : 6 Issue : 20 Page : 1578-1584

A STUDY ON SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF PROXIMAL HUMERUS FRACTURES BY PHILOS PLATE

Tandra Venkateshwara Rao1, Kolipaka Venkataswamy2, Jatoth Venkateshwarlu3, Malladi Balaji Varma4

1Professor and HOD, Department of Orthopaedics, Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, Telangana.
2Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, Telangana.
3Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, Telangana.
4Postgraduate Student, Department of Orthopaedics, Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, Telangana.

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