Secondary (acquired) Knuckle Pads

Reumasairaudet | Carsten Sauer Mikkelsen | 29. Kesä 2020 kl. 9:30 | ,

Background A 68-year-old otherwise healthy patient who had engaged in cobblestone paving all his working life came to the clinic for examination of the knuckles on his right hand. He presented skin coloured, painless local swellings over the 3+4+5 metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joints on his right hand. While recording the patient’s history, we asked about repetitive ...