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Filler Christmas 2009: Seasonal Fayre

Christmas quiz: Answers

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: (Published 14 December 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b4893
  1. Clare Verrill, consultant histopathologist
  1. 1Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth BH7 7DW
  1. C Verrill clareverrill{at}

    The five figures combined show Christmas lunch.

    Figure 1

    • Macroscopic description: Two legs, two wings, weight 3 kg

    • Microscopic description: Abundant skeletal muscle fibres with their peripherally placed nuclei

    • Diagnosis: Christmas turkey

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