Normal metaphyseal radiologic variants not to be confused with findings of infant abuse
Department of Radiology
Bone Development; Bone and Bones; Child Abuse; Diagnosis, Differential; Fractures, Bone; Humans; Infant
Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences
Postmortem high-detail skeletal radiography of 78 infants who died of the sudden infant death syndrome was performed during a 3-year period. Review of the studies reveals a variety of distinct radiologic variants that should not be confused with the metaphyseal injuries caused by infant abuse.
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Citation: AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1991 Apr;156(4):781-3.
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AJR. American journal of roentgenology
Kleinman, Paul K.; Belanger, Patricia L.; Karellas, Andrew; and Spevak, Melissa R., "Normal metaphyseal radiologic variants not to be confused with findings of infant abuse" (1991). Open Access Articles. 67.