Rheumatoid arthritis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Both hands

There is periarticular osteoporosis with symmetrical joint space narrowing especially at proximal interphalangeal joints, metacarpophalangeal joints and intercarpal joints bilaterally.

Case Discussion

The findings of x-rays are consistent of rheumatoid arthritis.

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Case information

rID: 20472
Published: 21st Nov 2012
Last edited: 26th Apr 2020
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