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Case 14209

Secondary gout in primary myelofibrosis

Author(s)
Rebekah Anders
Smeet Patel, MD
Yulia Melenevsky, MD
Jayanth H. Keshavamurthy, MD

1120 15th street, BA-1411 30912 Augusta, United States of America; Email:jkeshavamurthy@gru.edu
 
Patient
female, 74 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Posteroanterior view of right hand

    Posteroanterior view of right hand demonstrates pathognomonic changes of gout with focal thenar swelling, first metacarpal base and trapezium juxta-articular erosions, and overhanging edges. There is a background of...

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Oblique view of right hand

    Oblique view of right hand demonstrates pathognomonic changes of gout with focal thenar swelling, first metacarpal base and trapezium juxta-articular erosions, and overhanging edges. There is a background of diffuse...

     
    Area of Interest: Extremities; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Posteroanterior view of right carpometacarpal and triscaphe joints

    Juxta-articular erosions are present of the first carpometacarpal and triscaphe joints. Largest erosion at the base of the thumb metacarpal displays characteristic "overhanging edge" appearance.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Arthritides;
     
     
Posteroanterior view of right hand demonstrates pathognomonic changes of gout with focal thenar swelling, first metacarpal base and trapezium juxta-articular erosions, and overhanging edges. There is a background of diffuse osteopenia.
 
Oblique view of right hand demonstrates pathognomonic changes of gout with focal thenar swelling, first metacarpal base and trapezium juxta-articular erosions, and overhanging edges. There is a background of diffuse osteopenia.
 
Juxta-articular erosions are present of the first carpometacarpal and triscaphe joints. Largest erosion at the base of the thumb metacarpal displays characteristic "overhanging edge" appearance.
 
 
 
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