Dawn M Downs

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A neonatal fracture-separation of the distal humeral chondroepiphysis occurred associated with a difficult footling breach delivery. The diagnosis can be predicted when a physical examination of an apparently "dislocated" elbow reveals a normal triangular relationship between the olecranon process and the medial and lateral epicondyles. The injured(More)
Six diabetic patients with a large, resistant ulcer on the plantar surface of the great toe were treated by resection of the proximal one-half of the proximal phalanx of the great toe through a dorsal median incision followed by a split-thickness skin graft onto the ulcer bed. Each of these ulcers had failed to heal with conservative measures which included(More)
PURPOSE To characterize the appearance of the gasserian ganglion on contrast-enhanced MR images. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the MR images from 57 patients with suspected pituitary disease. These patients had undergone unenhanced and contrast-enhanced MR imaging of the sella, including evaluation of Meckel's cave. None of the patients had clinical(More)
Electronic dance music festivals, also known as raves, are increasing in popularity. Despite the occasional tragedy in the lay press regarding medical incidents at raves, such events are relatively safe when compared to other mass gatherings. While the medical usage rates are lower than rock concerts and marathons, there are many similarities to both types(More)
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