Insulin Injection Site Dystrophic Calcification with Fat Necrosis: A Case Report of an Uncommon Adverse Effect

Abstract

We report a case of an uncommon adverse effect of insulin injection resulting in hard subcutaneous swelling in the lower abdomen of a 47-year-oldfemale with type 1 diabetes. Extensive dystrophic calcification and fat necrosis was revealed on histopathological examination.

DOI: 10.4103/2249-4863.141633

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@inproceedings{Ramdas2014InsulinIS, title={Insulin Injection Site Dystrophic Calcification with Fat Necrosis: A Case Report of an Uncommon Adverse Effect}, author={Sharad Ramdas and Anita Ramdas and Moses Ambroise}, booktitle={Journal of family medicine and primary care}, year={2014} }