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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Escoffery, Carlos T.; Coard, Kathleen C.
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Pathology
Article Title
Occipital osteodiastasis in Jamaica
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Date of Publication
1993
Volume ID
42
Issue ID
4
Page(s)
152-154
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Abstract
The Jamaican Perinatal Morbidity and Mortality Survey (1986 - 1987) revealed nine cases of a previously unreported form of birth-related injury in the English-speaking Caribbean - occipital osteodiastasis. Aspects of the clinical and pathological features of this form of occipital bone injury are presented and discussed. The findings suggest that this lesion might occur more often than is currently accepted.....
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