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Gluteal subcutaneous calcifications on a patient with chronic back pain

Marina Barguil Macedo1
DOI: 10.5603/MRJ.a2021.0015
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Medical Research Journal 2021;6(2):161-162.
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  1. Federal University of Sao Paulo, R. Napoleao de Barros, 715, 04024002 Sao Paulo, Brazil

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Vol 6, No 2 (2021)
IMAGES IN MEDICINE
Published online: 2021-04-01

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Keywords

calcification, granuloma, injection-site reaction, subcutaneous fat, computed tomography

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Title

Gluteal subcutaneous calcifications on a patient with chronic back pain

Journal

Medical Research Journal

Issue

Vol 6, No 2 (2021)

Article type

Images in medicine

Pages

161-162

Published online

2021-04-01

DOI

10.5603/MRJ.a2021.0015

Bibliographic record

Medical Research Journal 2021;6(2):161-162.

Keywords

calcification
granuloma
injection-site reaction
subcutaneous fat
computed tomography

Authors

Marina Barguil Macedo

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