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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2014, Article ID 510287, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/510287
Case Report

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis of the Clavicle in a 13-Year-Old Boy

1Division of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, MLC 2017, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
2Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608
3Division of Pathology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, MLC 1035, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
4Division of Radiology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, MLC 5031, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA

Received 2 October 2013; Accepted 5 November 2013; Published 5 January 2014

Academic Editors: P. Carpintero and M. H. Zheng

Copyright © 2014 Shital N. Parikh 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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