Volume 2007, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0253-8253
  • EISSN: 2227-0426


A Charcot joint or neurogenic arthropathy is seen in conditions where proprioceptive afferents from the joint (ire altered or destroyed. In many cases a definite cause for developing a Charcot joint can be identified but there (ire some cases (the idiopathic variant) where the etiology remains obscure. Few have been reported. We present such a case and discuss the treatment involved.


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