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Post Hip Surgery Notes For Patients

My wife fractured her hip on nov. 24 had surgical repairs made on nov 25,i see three incisions on her leg,one on her lower thigh one mid thigh and the largest one upper thigh.She has an appointment with the surgeon to morrow,is she entitled to a copy of the surgical notes.We have no idea why there are 3 incisons except that we heard the word pins mentoned.I would like to know more about this type of procedure.

Gene
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