A case of pachydermoperiostosis treated by oral administration of a bisphosphonate and arthroscopic synovectomy.

@article{Jojima2007ACO,
  title={A case of pachydermoperiostosis treated by oral administration of a bisphosphonate and arthroscopic synovectomy.},
  author={Hiroshi Jojima and Koichi Kinoshita and Masatoshi Naito},
  journal={Modern rheumatology},
  year={2007},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={330-2}
}
Pachydermoperiostosis (PDP) is a rare hereditary disorder characterized by pachydermia, digital clubbing, and periosteal hypertrophy. Here, we report a case of PDP showing symptoms consistent with arthritis, which was treated by oral administration of risedronate sodium and arthroscopic synovectomy. 

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