Swollen hand as presenting manifestation of syringomyelia.


Syringomyelia is one of the causes of neuropathic joints involving shoulders and elbows frequently. Rarely neuropathic arthropathy of the hand alone can occur. We report a patient with syringomyelia who presented with a swollen right hand. A 43-year-old man, tailor by occupation, presented to our hospital with swelling of the right hand with minimal pain… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/RHU.0b013e31816dc6ea


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