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Paget's disease - skull

Modality: X-ray Case 2

From the case:

Paget's disease - skull - “This 92 year-old male patient presented for assessment of acute hemiparesis. An incidental finding was marked thickening of the calvarium. The di...”

Used in the following articles:

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