TITLE

Clinical Picture Quiz

AUTHOR(S)
Morley, R.; Naismith, A.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Podiatry Now;Nov2010, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A podiatry quiz is presented which is concerned with a patient who was treated for painful bilateral onychocryptosis of both first toes.
ACCESSION #
56636721

 

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