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Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 768624, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/768624
Case Report

Ulcerated Radiodermatitis Induced after Fluoroscopically Guided Stent Implantation Angioplasty

1Dermatology Department, Hospital Universitario “Dr. José Eleuterio González,” Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, Mexico
2Christus Mugerza Sur Hospital, Monterrey, Mexico
3Pathology Department, Hospital Universitario “Dr. José Eleuterio González,” Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, Mexico
4School of Medicine, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, Mexico

Received 29 July 2014; Revised 21 August 2014; Accepted 23 August 2014; Published 3 September 2014

Academic Editor: Julia Y. Lee

Copyright © 2014 Maira Elizabeth Herz-Ruelas et al. 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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