Topics:

Bilateral Hand Swelling: Clue to What Condition?

Bilateral Hand Swelling: Clue to What Condition?


Hepatitis C infection

This patient's “puffy hands” began as pitting and edema, followed by thickening and fibrosis of the subcutaneous tissue.


What is the cause?
A. Rheumatoid arthritis
B. Hepatitis C infection
C. Pseudogout
D. Venous thrombosis

Pages

 
Loading comments...

By clicking Accept, you agree to become a member of the UBM Medica Community.