OJRA  Vol.3 No.4 , November 2013
Newborn Intramuscular Hemangioma Revealed by Forearm Compartment Syndrome: Difficult Diagnosis in Less Developing Country
Abstract
The forearm intramuscular hemangiomas are increasingly described in the literature. The most common variants are about old children and teenagers. We reported a case of a forearm intramuscular hemangioma at a newborn, revealed by a compartment syndrome, which diagnosis were hard in a developing country as ours.

Cite this paper
Z. Zomalheto, M. Fiogbe and M. Assogba, "Newborn Intramuscular Hemangioma Revealed by Forearm Compartment Syndrome: Difficult Diagnosis in Less Developing Country," Open Journal of Rheumatology and Autoimmune Diseases, Vol. 3 No. 4, 2013, pp. 221-223. doi: 10.4236/ojra.2013.34034.
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