Document Detail


Lithopedion: case report and ultrastructural study of the skeletal muscle.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  658969     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of lithopedion (lythokelyphopedion) is reported in a 69 year old woman who had carried a nearly full term dead fetus for at least 20 years. The fine structure of the skeletal muscle was in an astonishingly good state of preservation with contractile elements and myosin molecules identifiable. The conditions and modifying factors that may play a role in the development of a lithopedion are discussed, and x-ray, histologic, and electron microscopic studies are described.
Authors:
A Korényi-Both; D A Prágay; G J Alker; V Marco
Related Documents :
21314889 - Using and writing reviews to inform your practice.
23631729 - Biology direct: celebrating 7 years of open, published peer review.
23060409 - Exposures to 1,3-dimethylamylamine-containing products reported to texas poison centers.
24100379 - Recent progress and remaining challenges in sulfur-based lithium secondary batteries - ...
163309 - Luteoma of pregnancy: report of a case and review of the literature.
2848489 - Cholangiocarcinoma in a blue-fronted amazon parrot (amazona estiva).
11131379 - Laryngopyocele: three new clinical cases and review of the literature.
8586349 - Injection of toxic agents: an unusual cause of death.
12579989 - Comparison of fascin expression in anaplastic large cell lymphoma and hodgkin disease.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Human pathology     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0046-8177     ISO Abbreviation:  Hum. Pathol.     Publication Date:  1978 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-08-14     Completed Date:  1978-08-14     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9421547     Medline TA:  Hum Pathol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  358-63     Citation Subset:  IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Calcinosis / pathology*
Female
Fetal Death / pathology*
Fetus / ultrastructure
Humans
Middle Aged
Muscles / ultrastructure*
Postmortem Changes
Pregnancy

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Peliosis: a morphologic curiosity becomes an iatrogenic problem.
Next Document:  Lymphomatoid granulomatosis: report of a case without pulmonary lesions and with ischemic colitis, p...