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Case Reports in Pathology
Volume 2015, Article ID 129020, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/129020
Case Report

Eumycetoma Osteomyelitis of the Calcaneus in a Child: A Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation following Total Calcanectomy

Orthopedic Surgery Department, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 38 Abbasia Square, Masjed Alnoor, Cairo, Egypt

Received 30 June 2015; Accepted 1 September 2015

Academic Editor: Marco Mazzocchi

Copyright © 2015 Tamer Ahmed EL-Sobky 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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