Comment to the Article “Pain in Anterior Knee after Locked Nailing of Diaphyseal Tibia Fractures”

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D. V. Chugaev

Vreden National Medical Research Center of Traumatology and Orthopedics

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Dmitrii V. Chugaev — Researcher, Knee Joint Pathology Department

St. Petersburg

Russian Federation


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