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Undiagnosed Ochronosis Presented as Severe Osteoarthritis With Concomitant Osteoporotic Fracture

Alireza Mirzasadeghi 1 , *
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1 Orthopedics Group, School of Medicine, Taylor’s University, Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: August 2016, 3 (3); e7533
  • Published Online: July 25, 2016
  • Article Type: Commentaries
  • Received: June 13, 2016
  • Accepted: July 8, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/soj-7533

To Cite: Mirzasadeghi A. Undiagnosed Ochronosis Presented as Severe Osteoarthritis With Concomitant Osteoporotic Fracture, Shafa Ortho J. 2016 ;3(3):e7533. doi: 10.17795/soj-7533.

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