TITLE

PSEUDOXANTHOMA ELASTICUM

AUTHOR(S)
Shevick, Murray
PUB. DATE
December 1971
SOURCE
Angiology;Dec1971, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p629
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A 30 year old executive has been found to be an isolated case of PXE. His evaluation, a review of the literature concerning etiology and complications have been compiled. Finally, recommendations for a reasonable basic evaluation and advice to the patient have been suggested.
ACCESSION #
16352998

 

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