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Year : 2001  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 89-90
Radiological quiz - musculoskeletal

Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India

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Shetty D S, Lakhkar B. Radiological quiz - musculoskeletal. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2001;11:89-90

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An eleven-months-old baby girl presented with fever and swelling of the left thigh, that was of about ten-days duration. On local examination there was a mass in the left thigh around 8.0 x 8.0 cms in size. The left lower abdomen and pelvis were distended. Routine blood investigations revealed leucocytosis.

A radiograph of the pelvis was obtained [Figure - 1].

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3.Hagglund G, Hansson LI, Hansson V, et al. Growth of children with physiolysis of the hip. Acta Orthop Scand 1987; 58:117.  Back to cited text no. 3    
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5.Mendez G Jr, Isikoff MB, and Hill MC. Retroperitoneal process involving the psoas demonstrated by computed tomography. J. Comput Assist Tomogr1980; 4:78-82.   Back to cited text no. 5    
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