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Ahead of Print Issue - July 2021, Volume 15, Issue No. 2

Official Journal of Malaysian Orthopaedic Association and ASEAN Orthopaedic Association

Introducing a Novel Method of Patella Tendon Defunctioning Using Suture Anchors After a Tibial Tuberosity Avulsion Repair: Report of Three Cases


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