Premature Osteoarthritis as Presenting Sign of Type II Collagenopathy: A Case Report and Literature Review
Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism, 06/21/2012
Husar–Memmer E et al. – Unusual clinical presentations of Osteoarthritis (OA) should prompt investigations to search for an underlying cause. Type II collagenopathy should be considered in young adults with severe symmetrical OA even in the absence of other clinical features. A correct diagnosis allows classification and genetic counseling of the patient.