Involvement of the lateral atlanto-axial joints as first and late symptom of rheumatoid arthritis.

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Thirty cases of unilateral or bilateral atlanto-axial arthritis are described. They were found among 606 RA patients. According to the degree of involvement, the 30 cases were divided into four groups: A. 16 cases. B. 5 cases. C. 7 cases. D. 2 cases. In two patients the atlanto-axial arthritis was the primary lesion. The clinical and the radiological course… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/03009747009165372

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@article{Kerckhove1987InvolvementOT, title={Involvement of the lateral atlanto-axial joints as first and late symptom of rheumatoid arthritis.}, author={Hilaire E. J. M. van Kerckhove}, journal={Scandinavian journal of rheumatology}, year={1987}, volume={16 1}, pages={197-210} }