Intraarticular hip treatment with triamcinolonehexacetonide in juvenile chronic arthritis.


To evaluate the effect and tolerance of intraarticular Triamcinolonehexacetonide (TCH) in the course of chronic coxitis in juvenile chronic arthritis (JCA) in an open uncontrolled study. Since 1990 we treated patients < 16 years of age suffering from chronic coxitis with 1 mg/TCH/KG body weight. The patients were checked again 4-8 weeks after the treatment… (More)