Multicentric reticulohistiocytosis

Case contributed by Dr Amir Rezaee

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Radiograph of the hands showed symmetrical, well defined marginal erosions of the wrist, intercarpal, carpometacarpal, metacarpophalangeal, and interphalangeal joints, more marked at the DIP joints in both hands.

Minimal osteoporosis noted and no evident subcutaneous soft tissue nodules seen.

Apparent fixed flexion of joints with dorsal subluxation of the distal phalanx of the left thumb was also evident.  

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Case information

rID: 21155
Published: 7th Jan 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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