Carbonated apatite-induced arthropathy: a consideration in cases of polyarthritis

@article{BlairLevy2006CarbonatedAA,
  title={Carbonated apatite-induced arthropathy: a consideration in cases of polyarthritis},
  author={Joy M Blair-Levy},
  journal={Nature Clinical Practice Rheumatology},
  year={2006},
  volume={2},
  pages={278-283}
}
Background A 79-year-old woman was referred for evaluation of her painful and swollen joints. She had a medical history of congestive heart failure, renal insufficiency and peptic ulcer disease. For the past 3 years she had experienced recurrent bouts of debilitating arthritis, lasting approximately 3–4 weeks at a time. The symptoms were most severe in the… CONTINUE READING