Upper limb involvement in patients with Gaucher's disease

K. Katz*, G. Horev, E. Rivlin, L. Kornreich, I. J. Cohen, M. Gruenbaum, Z. Yosipovitch

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Seventeen of 55 children and adolescents with Gaucher's disease presented with upper limb pain. Seven had nonspecific pain, 11 had bone crisis, and 2 had arthritis symptoms in the proximal interphalangeal joints. X-ray films of both hands showed osteopenia and thinning of the cortex in half of the patients.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)871-875
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1993


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