Poncet's disease (tubercular rheumatism) with primary involvement of the foot - A case report.


We present a rare case with primary tubercular involvement of the foot, accomapanied by a reactionary (aseptic) effusion in the knee. The diagnosis was delayed due to unusual presentation and also because of failure to elicit a detailed history. Incision and drainage of the foot abscess and antitubercular drug therapy resulted in satisfactory control of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.fas.2016.01.006


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