[Dystrophic osseus metaplasia on small bowell mesentery in a patient with multiple abdominal sugeries: a case report].

Abstract

Heteropropic ossification was initially described by Riedel in 1883. This is a rare disease but well documented in gastrointestinal tract. Several mechanisms have been proposed to determine the etiology of this metaplasia. We present a 59 year old male that was treated in the National Institute of Medicine Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán in whom… (More)

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