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Title: Progressive pseudorheumatoid chondrodysplasia simulating juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Authors: Archik, S G
Kamat, R D
Issue Date: 1-Nov-1990
Citation: Archik SG, Kamat RD. Progressive pseudorheumatoid chondrodysplasia simulating juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 1990 Nov-Dec; 57(6): 785-8
Abstract: Four patients from a Muslim family with an inherited skeletal dysplasia are presented. It is more crippling than usual form of spondylo-epiphysial dysplasia tarda and the onset is very early in the life i.e. at 4 years. The disorder is progressive, crippling and has striking clinical resemblance to juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. The striking X-ray appearance is of platyspondyly and irregularities of capital femoral epiphysis. There is absence of any synovitis. Two of these patients are females aged 8 years and 18 years. The third patient is their cousin brother aged 6 years and their uncle who is of 50 years old and crippled.
URI: http://imsear.hellis.org/handle/123456789/82060
Appears in Collections:Indian Journal of Pediatrics

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