TITLE

Isopropyl Alcohol Poisoning from Cast Application

AUTHOR(S)
Krieg, James C.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Sep2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 9, p1998
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of complications which can result form the use of casts in the treatment of fracture. The case of a three and a half year old boy who presented to physicians with pain in his left thigh after having an accident in a shopping cart, was diagnosed with and treated with a cast for a spiral fracture of his left femoral shaft, and developed isopropyl alcohol poisoning as a result of the cast, is presented
ACCESSION #
34230461

 

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