Coexisting Medical Conditions

Chapter

Abstract

Treatment of orthopedic conditions in LMIC can be complicated by coexisting chronic diseases, anemia, malnutrition, and infectious and parasitic diseases.

Keywords

Osteoporosis Anemia Cocaine Cataract Hypothyroidism 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Department of Orthopedic SurgeryInstitute for Global Orthopedics and Traumatology, UCSFSan FranciscoUSA

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