Specimen 14

Tibia/Fibula. Inferior portion of leg showing fracture of the fibula; the space between the two bone fragments was originally filled by soft tissue.

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The patient sustained an unknown injury on September 16, 1862. The remaining upper third of the leg was amputated 78 days later, and the femur was amputated 1 month after that. The patient died of hemorrhage secondary to pulmonary tuberculosis on March 31, 1863.

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