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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 865360, 5 pages
Orthopedic Considerations with Eosinophilic Fasciitis: A Case Report and Literature Review
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, 6304 Timberwood South, West Bloomfield, East Lansing, MI 48322, USA
Received 15 March 2012; Accepted 23 April 2012
Academic Editors: I. Madrazo and T. Tsurumoto
Copyright © 2012 Jason Samona. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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