[Detection and characterization by ultrasonography of soft tissue foreign bodies].

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BACKGROUND Soft tissue foreign bodies are a frequent cause of consultation in emergency rooms. It is difficult to verify their existence since conventional radiology only detects radio opaque objects. Ultrasound can be a useful diagnostic procedure. AIM To report our experience in the detection of soft tissue foreign bodies by ultrasound examination… (More)

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@article{Whittle2000DetectionAC, title={[Detection and characterization by ultrasonography of soft tissue foreign bodies].}, author={Carolina Whittle and Patricio Gonz{\'a}lez and Eleonora Horvath and Juan Pablo Niedmann and Gina Baldassare and S Seguel and Jack Mackinnon}, journal={Revista medica de Chile}, year={2000}, volume={128 4}, pages={419-24} }