Persistent monoarthritis and occult coeliac disease.


Arthritis is a recognized complication of untreated coeliac disease. Symptoms and signs usually respond to the institution of a gluten-free diet. We report a case of occult coeliac disease presenting as a monoarthritis. Severe and progressive erosive damage has occurred in his talo-navicular joint despite a response to the institution of a gluten-free diet. 


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@article{Borg1994PersistentMA, title={Persistent monoarthritis and occult coeliac disease.}, author={A Borg and Patrick Dawes and C. Swan and T. E. Hothersall}, journal={Postgraduate medical journal}, year={1994}, volume={70 819}, pages={51-3} }