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Journal of the Korean Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine 1999;23(5):1052-1056.
Diabetic Muscle Infarction: A case report.
Lee, Kang Hee , Ahn, Sang Ho , Lee, Choong Ki , Lee, Hyoung Woo
1Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Yeungnam University College of Medicine.
2Department of Internal Medicine, Yeungnam University College of Medicine.
당뇨병성 근육 경색증 ⁣증례 보고⁣
이강희, 안상호, 이충기1, 이형우1
영남대학교 의과대학 재활의학과 및 1내과학교실
Abstract

Diabetic muscle infarction (DMI) is an unusual neuromuscular complication of diabetes mellitus. It tends to occur in young, poorly controlled, insulin dependent diabetic patient with end-organ complication. We report a 24-year-old woman with diabetic muscle infarction in both lower extremities. DMI began with an abrupt onset of pain, tenderness, swelling and formation of a firm mass. MRI revealed an increase in the signal intensity on T2 weighted image and SPECT showed an increased uptake of Tc-99m-pyrophosphate (PYP) in affected muscles. We report this case with review of the literature.

Key Words: Diabetes mellitus, Muscle infarction


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