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CASE REPORT
Hypereosinophilia and severe bone disease in an African child: an unexpected diagnosis
  1. Sofia Bota1,
  2. Pedro Alves2,
  3. Claudia Constantino3 and
  4. Raquel Maia1,4
  1. 1 Women, Child and Adolescents Department, Hospital Dona Estefania, Lisboa, Portugal
  2. 2 Radiology Department, Hospital Dona Estefania, Lisboa, Portugal
  3. 3 Pediatric Oncology Department, Instituto Portugues de Oncologia de Lisboa Francisco Gentil EPE, Lisboa, Portugal
  4. 4 Pediatric Hematology Unit, Hospital Dona Estefania, Lisboa, Portugal
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sofia Bota, sofiarbota{at}gmail.com

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  • Contributors SB: wrote and reviewed the manuscript. PA: radiological study and description, and image editing. CC: reviewed the main text, wrote the follow-up section and collected the patient’s consent form. RM: wrote and reviewed the manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Parental/guardian consent obtained.

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  • Contributors SB: wrote and reviewed the manuscript. PA: radiological study and description, and image editing. CC: reviewed the main text, wrote the follow-up section and collected the patient’s consent form. RM: wrote and reviewed the manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Parental/guardian consent obtained.

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