Detection of a relatively radiolucent foreign body in the hand by xerography.
A case is presented in which a piece of wood, broken off in a hand, failed to show on a conventional radiograph and was clearly discernible on a xerogram.
Published In/Presented At
Carneiro, R. S., Okunski, W. J., & Heffernan, A. H. (1977). Detection of a relatively radiolucent foreign body in the hand by xerography. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 59(6), 862–863. https://doi.org/10.1097/00006534-197706000-00028
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Surgery