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Vol 11, No 3 (2005)
Case reports
Published online: 2005-06-21
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Exostosis causing acute ischaemia of the lower limb

Jerzy Okraszewski, Wojciech Błaszczyk, Marek Synder, Aleksander Górski
Acta Angiologica 2005;11(3):182-185.

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Vol 11, No 3 (2005)
Case reports
Published online: 2005-06-21

Abstract

The authors present a young patient with symptoms of acute ischemia of the right lower limb caused by a congenital exostosis of the right femur. The diagnosis and the way of treatment of this particular and rare case was described. Operative treatment including repair of the damaged artery and removal of the bony lesion was succesfully performed.

Abstract

The authors present a young patient with symptoms of acute ischemia of the right lower limb caused by a congenital exostosis of the right femur. The diagnosis and the way of treatment of this particular and rare case was described. Operative treatment including repair of the damaged artery and removal of the bony lesion was succesfully performed.
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Keywords

exostosis of the femur; acute limb ischaemia

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Title

Exostosis causing acute ischaemia of the lower limb

Journal

Acta Angiologica

Issue

Vol 11, No 3 (2005)

Pages

182-185

Published online

2005-06-21

Bibliographic record

Acta Angiologica 2005;11(3):182-185.

Keywords

exostosis of the femur
acute limb ischaemia

Authors

Jerzy Okraszewski
Wojciech Błaszczyk
Marek Synder
Aleksander Górski

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