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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 4, Issue 4, pp 251–253 | Cite as

Neonatal scurvy

Report of a case
  • Menachem Hirsch
  • Paul Mogle
  • Yehiel Barkli
Case Reports

Abstract

A case of neonatal scurvy, confirmed radiologically is presented. The probable congenital origin of the lesion is discussed.

Keywords

Phytic Acid Skeletal Survey Birth Trauma Scurvy Femoral Metaphysis 
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© Springer-Verlag 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Menachem Hirsch
    • 1
  • Paul Mogle
    • 1
  • Yehiel Barkli
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic RadiologySoroka Medical CenterBeer ShebaIsrael

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