The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 54-60

First online:

Quadriceps fibrosis

A complication of intra-muscular injections in the thigh
  • J. S. MakhaniAffiliated with

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Quadriceps fibrosis secondary to intramuscular injections in the thigh is reported in a series of 20 children. The clinical features, radiological findings, operative observations and histological changes are described. The causative factors are outlined.