The shoulder pain syndrome and soft-tissue abnormalities in patients on long-term haemodialysis.

Abstract

Fifteen patients on long-term haemodialysis were studied. Twelve patients were symptomatic and ten of these patients had shoulder pain. Eleven patients had associated carpal-tunnel syndrome. A statistically significant correlation was observed between the soft-tissue abnormalities of the hands, carpal-tunnel syndrome and the shoulder pain. Radiological… (More)

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@article{Chattopadhyay1987TheSP, title={The shoulder pain syndrome and soft-tissue abnormalities in patients on long-term haemodialysis.}, author={Chandan Chattopadhyay and Peter Ackrill and Roy Clague}, journal={British journal of rheumatology}, year={1987}, volume={26 3}, pages={181-7} }