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Os Acromiale

  • Charalambos Panayiotou Charalambous
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Abstract

This chapter discusses os-acromiale, the clinical symptoms it may cause, its investigation and management.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charalambos Panayiotou Charalambous
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  1. 1.Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and School of Medicine, University of Central LancashireBlackpoolUK

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