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Lumbar plexopathy in psoriatic juvenile arthritis

Publication at Central Library of Charles University, Faculty of Medicine in Pilsen |


Juvenile psoriatic arthritis represents about 8-20% cases of juvenile arthritis. In a 15-year old boy with psoriasis and knee-joint synovitis developed a major lumbar plexopathy with partial denervation in the femoral, ileopsoatic and gluteal muscles.