A newborn with multiple fractures as first presentation of infantile myofibromatosis

Antonio Ruggiero, Giuseppe Zampino, Palma Maurizi, Paola Sabrina Buonuomo, Giorgio Attina', Riccardo Riccardi, N. A. Kovalevskiǐ, I. M. Azizov, A. D. Belov

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Abstract

Pathological fractures occur in infancy from a variety of causes, but are a rare condition during neonatal period. We describe the case of a male newborn with a metaphyseal fracture of femur and multiple lytic lesions, diagnosed as infantile myofibromatosis
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)653-655
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Perinatology
Volume26
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Keywords

  • infantile myofibromatosis
  • multiple fractures

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