Musculoskeletal Manifestations in Diabetes Mellitus.

Kamath, Surendra U. and Kamath, Shaila S (2016) Musculoskeletal Manifestations in Diabetes Mellitus. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 7 (2). pp. 1548-1552. ISSN 0975-8585

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Diabetes mellitus is a common metabolic disease; prevalent word wide can be associated with variety of musculoskeletal manifestations. They may be classified as articular, nonarticular and bony conditions. Among articular conditions, osteoarthritis is frequent and early in diabetes, in which also chondrocalcinosis and gout occur. Diabetic cheiroarthropathy, neuropathic arthritis, diabetic amyotrophy, diabetic muscle infarction are considered to be non-articular conditions. Among bone conditions, osteopenia and osteoporosis may occur early in type 1 diabetes. This article reviews clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of these conditions.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: rheumatological condition, diabetes mellitus, musculoskeletal structure.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Anaesthesiology
Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Orthopaedics
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 08 Mar 2016 15:11
Last Modified: 08 Mar 2016 15:11

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