bone pearl

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bone pearl 


A small rounded radiopaque mass seen in soft tissue after a high-voltage electrical injury, which is caused by melting of bone due to intense heat–e.g., by lightning; adjacent bone may have rarefaction, periostitis and fractures.  

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