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Achilles Tendon Rupture Secondary to Kite String (Manja) Injury: A Rare Etiology seen in Two Cases

Vaibhav Bagaria, Amit Nemade, Nilesh Joshi

Citation Information : Bagaria V, Nemade A, Joshi N. Achilles Tendon Rupture Secondary to Kite String (Manja) Injury: A Rare Etiology seen in Two Cases. J Foot Ankle Surg Asia-Pacific 2015; 2 (2):90-93.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10040-1037

Published Online: 01-12-2015

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; The Author(s).


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