Type II diabetes since 10 years. Recently diagnosed with hypertension.
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Linear calcific areas noted along the anterior and posterior aspects of the tibia.
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Case of arterial calcifications and the involved arteries are the Tibials (anterior and posterior).
This suggests a peripheral arterial disease.
A further investigation is necessary.
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