European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 178, Issue 5, pp 777–778 | Cite as

Magnetic resonance imaging characteristics of injection site reactions after long-term subcutaneous delivery of drisapersen

  • Rebecca J. WillcocksEmail author
  • Sean C. Forbes
  • Glenn A. Walter
  • Krista Vandenborne


Antisense oligonucleotide Dixon imaging Lipoatrophy Subcutaneous fat 



Duchenne muscular dystrophy



We thank the participants and their families.

Authors’ contributions

SCF, GAW, and KV planned the study. RJW, SCF, GAW, and KV participated in data acquisition and review. RJW prepared the manuscript with significant contributions from all authors.

Funding information

This study was supported by the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke R01AR056973 (www.niams. and the Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center U54R052646 (www.wellstonemdcenters.


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    Hilhorst N, Spanoudi-Kitrimi I, Goemans N, Morren MA (2018) Injection site reactions after long-term subcutaneous delivery of drisapersen: a retrospective study. Eur J PediatrGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Physical TherapyUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA
  2. 2.Department of Physiology and Functional GenomicsUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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