Rat bite erosions (gout)

Dr Ian Bickle and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Rat (a.k.a. mouse) bite erosions are seen in gout and refer to punched out erosions with sclerotic and overhanging margins. 

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Section: Signs
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