CEN Case Reports

, Volume 8, Issue 2, pp 144–145 | Cite as

Calcific olecranon bursitis in end-stage renal disease

  • Harini Bejjanki
  • Abhilash KoratalaEmail author
Letter to the Editor


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The authors have declared that no conflict of interest exists.

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This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors. IRB approval is not applicable for a single ‘clinical image’.

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Written informed consent obtained from the patient.


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© Japanese Society of Nephrology 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Renal Transplantation, Department of MedicineUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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