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European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 178, Issue 1, pp 111–112 | Cite as

Limb hypotrophy in a child with history of umbilical cord knots. Nerve ultrasound findings

  • Daniele Coraci
  • Silvia Giovannini
  • Claudia Loreti
  • Carmen Erra
  • Luca Padua
Correspondence

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

Informed consent

Informed consent from the parents of the participant is included in the study.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IRCCS Fondazione Don Carlo GnocchiMilanItaly
  2. 2.Rehabilitation UnitsFondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCSRomeItaly
  3. 3.Unità operativa di Neuroriabilitazione ad Alta IntensitàFondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCSRomeItaly
  4. 4.Department of Geriatrics, Neurosciences and OrthopaedicsUniversità Cattolica del Sacro CuoreRomeItaly

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