INTERNATIONAL ORTHOPAEDICS, vol.22, no.2, pp.139-140, 1998 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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We present a five-year-old girl with congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis. A skeletal radiographic survey revealed several old fractures. Application of pilocarpine showed anhidrosis and nerve biopsy revealed a significant decrease in the number of myelinated and unmyelinated nerve fibres.