Orthopedics > OCOSH Classification > Hand Disorders and Deformities > Arthritis- diffuse inflammatory osteoarthritis

< Previous | Next >

Arthritis- diffuse inflammatory osteoarthritis

Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It

Location: http://www.e-hand.com/img/img00061.htm

Description: This woman in her 30's presented with left wrist pain and was found to have inflammatory osteoarthritic changes throughout her wrist, distal radioulnar joint and thumb basal joint. Blood tests were normal, including rheumatoid factor, antinuclear antibody, sedimentation rate, uric acid, and complete blood count. She was treated with nonsteroidal oral antiinflammatory medication and splints.

Type: Case Study
Author/Contact: Charles Eaton
Institution: E-Hand
Primary Subject/Category:

Language: English

Submitted by: admin
Hits: 1165
Added: Thu Jan 31 2002
Last Modified: Fri Aug 07 2009