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Year : 2002  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 295-296
Radiological quiz - musculoskeletal

Dept of Radiodiagnosis, Command Hospital, Pune 411040, India

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Singh H, Maurya V, Khanna V. Radiological quiz - musculoskeletal. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2002;12:295-6

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Singh H, Maurya V, Khanna V. Radiological quiz - musculoskeletal. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2002 [cited 2021 Feb 27];12:295-6. Available from:
A twenty one years old male presented with a history of delayed milestones, behavioral disturbances and recurrent episodes of painful swelling over both the lateral malleoli and the left third toe. Blood urea and serum creatinine were within normal limits. Urine uric acid was 1.8 gm/24 hours. The patient was subjected to radiographs of the feet and both ankles [Figure - 1] and [Figure - 2]. Abdominal ultrasound revealed hyperechoic renal pyramids [Figure - 3]

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