Foreign body in foot

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

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Thorn injury - 4 years back

Patient Data

Gender: Male
X-ray

Soft tissue swelling in forefoot without bony changes.

Ultrasound

Linear echogenic foreign body - thorn with surrounding granuloma is noted.

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Case information

rID: 16469
Case created: 20th Jan 2012
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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