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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 7, Issue 1, pp 40–48 | Cite as

Syndromes of congenital bowing of the long bones

  • K. Kozlowski
  • H. O. Bützler
  • F. Galatius-Jensen
  • A. Tulloch
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Abstract

Ten patients with congenital bone disease in whom bowing of the long bones was the predominant or only sign are described. The group was composed of three patients with Campomelic dwarfism, one with long bones bowing of Caffey's type, four with femoral bowing (two of them familial), one with bowing of the long bones of the lower limbs and one with bowing of the forearm bones.

Key Words

Congenital malformations Bone dysplasias Bowing of the long bones Campomelic dwarfism 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Kozlowski
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • H. O. Bützler
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • F. Galatius-Jensen
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • A. Tulloch
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.The Departments of Radiology: Royal Alexandra Hospital for ChildrenSydneyAustralia
  2. 2.University Children's HospitalKölnFRG
  3. 3.Hilleröd General HospitalHillerödDenmark

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