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Abdominal wall ischemic fasciitis associated with a torso brace in a young girl.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23217950     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe a rare case of ischemic fasciitis of the abdominal wall in a child with scoliosis. The fasciitis was apparently caused by the constant pressure exerted by her torso brace. Clinicians should be alert to the possibility of mechanical factors in the etiology of ischemic fasciitis.
Authors:
Sody A Naimer
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2012-11-15
Journal Detail:
Title:  Dermatology online journal     Volume:  18     ISSN:  1087-2108     ISO Abbreviation:  Dermatol. Online J.     Publication Date:  2012  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-12-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9610776     Medline TA:  Dermatol Online J     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Family Medicine, Siaal Research Center for Family Medicine and Primary Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel and Elon Moreh Clinic, Clalit Health Services, Shomron District, Israel.
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