Asymmetrical bone loss in a patient with poliomyelitis: an indication for anti-osteoporotic therapy.

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BACKGROUND Poliomyelitis survivors suffer from post-myelitic complications including osteoporosis that are often overlooked. METHODS We report a case of a 49-year-old lady with history of poliomyelitis with resultant flaccid paralysis of the involved limb. RESULTS The bone mineral density revealed asymmetrical severe osteoporosis in the poliomyelitic… (More)
DOI: 10.11138/ccmbm/2016.13.1.061

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