A case of simultaneous occurrence of retroperitoneal fibrosis and SAPHO syndrome: Is it coincident or correlated?

Hiroyuki Funatsu, Takuya Ueda, Naobumi Yashiro, Takeshi Kasai, Hisao Ito

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Abstract

The simultaneous occurrence of retroperitoneal fibrosis (RF) a rare clinical entity that causes fibrous proliferation within the retroperitoneal cavity, and synovitis, acne, pustulosis, hyperostosis, and osteitis (SAPHO) syndrome, which manifests osteoarthropathies and different skin abnormalities is rarely described. We report a case of simultaneous RF and SAPHO syndrome.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)27-30
Number of pages4
JournalEuropean Journal of Radiology Extra
Volume48
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Oct
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Arthritis
  • Computed tomography (CT)
  • Retroperitoneal space

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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