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periomallelor area laterally and muscomedially with tenderne
Tue May 31, 2005 14:50
Physical swelling of the right ankle and the periomallelor area laterally and muscomedially with tenderness to palpation across the dorsum of the ankle and in the area of the ATF ligament on the right.
first one is perimalleolar
Tue May 31, 2005 14:56
not sure about second one
wonder if he/she didn't just mean sm
Tue May 31, 2005 15:06
". . . swelling of the right ankle in the perimalleolar area laterally and medially (etc.)" That makes more sense to me, as I used to type ortho docs regularly. Perhaps the "musco" before "medially" is a stutter?
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