Atraumatic fracture of proximal first phalanx

Bramkamp, Matthias; Schärer, Mark
September 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/26/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 7, p739
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case of a patient who was found to have an atraumatic fracture of proximal phalanx. The patient was diagnosed of type 2 diabetes. A medical history of the patient is presented. It mentions other common diabetic foot lesions including osteolysis, osteoporosis, osteosclerosis and ischemic bone necrosis. The findings of the radiograph of the patient's food are discussed.


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