Diabetic muscle infarction: An unrecognised complication of diabetes - A case report from subhimalayan region of India

Indian J Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Dec;17(Suppl 3):S667-9. doi: 10.4103/2230-8210.123563.


A case of acute onset unilateral painful swelling of thigh is being presented where a high index of suspicion based on clinical presentation and characteristic MRI findings establish the diagnosis of DMI and avoided an inappropriate diagnosis and treatment.

Keywords: Diabetes muscle infarction; MRI; musculoskeletal complication of diabetes.

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  • Case Reports