Rheumatoid arthritis: elbow joint

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim


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Patient Data

Age: 40-year-old
Gender: Male

Diffuse synovial thickening/hypertrophy and enhancement (synovial pannus) throughout the elbow joint associated with joint effusion. 

Case Discussion

Known case of Rheumatoid arthritis with recent elbow pain.

Differential diagnosis for synovial thickening and enhancement in elbow joint includes:


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Case information

rID: 32445
Published: 27th Nov 2014
Last edited: 20th Jun 2017
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