CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.24, no.2, pp.155-157, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
arthritis, avascular necrosis, familial Mediterranean fever, hip, HIP INVOLVEMENT, ARTHRITIS
We reported here on three patients in whom the diagnosis of familial Mediterranean fever was established after avascular necrosis of the femoral head had been detected. The pathogenesis and the management of this rare concomitance are discussed in the light of the relevant literature.