Volume 2005, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0253-8253
  • EISSN: 2227-0426


In this article(1), the authors reviewed an interesting topic of which all Radiologists and Surgeons need to be aware. The pathology of the condition was well reviewed as well as the clinical presentation and the management in the four cases presented.


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  • Article Type: Letter to the Editor
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