Painful synovitis secondary to gout in the area of a prosthetic hip joint Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Gout
  • Hip Prosthesis
  • Synovitis

abstract

  • A recent implanted prosthetic hip joint was the principal site of involvement in a patient with an acute episode of polyarticular gout. This is the first reported case of crystal-induced synovitis in association with a total joint implant.

publication date

  • January 1984

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 6707040

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 610

end page

  • 1

volume

  • 66

number

  • 4