Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Stone Man: A Case Report

Hamed Mortazavi 1 , Majid Eshghpour 2 , Mahdi Niknami 3 , * and Morteza Saeedi 4
Authors Information
1 Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences , Mashhad, Iran
3 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: January 01, 2013, 10 (1); 37-40
  • Published Online: December 27, 2012
  • Article Type: Case ReportHEAD & NECK IMAGING
  • Received: August 2, 2012
  • Revised: November 26, 2012
  • Accepted: December 1, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.10302

To Cite: Mortazavi H, Eshghpour M, Niknami M, Saeedi M. Stone Man: A Case Report, Iran J Radiol. 2013 ; 10(1):37-40. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.10302.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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