TITLE

Terminal phalangeal osteosclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis

AUTHOR(S)
Currat, Michael; Aubry-Rozier, Bérengère; Dudler, Jean
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/19/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 7, pE428
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 58-year old woman who had a history of peripheral symmetric arthritis. The patient has been diagnosed with terminal phalangeal osteosclerosis and seronegative rheumatoid arthritis. It says that the osteosclerosis' radiographic appearance was possibly enhanced by severe osteopenia relative to the rheumatoid arthritis and corticotherapy of the patient.
ACCESSION #
61410873

 

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