Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 8  |  Page : 4428--4430

Hypercholesterolemic arthritis: A case report with emphasis on synovial fluid cytology


Biswajit Dey1, Yookarin Khonglah1, Vandana Raphael1, Prasad Dange2 
1 Department of Pathology, North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences, Shillong, Meghalaya, India
2 Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Biswajit Dey
Department of Pathology, North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences, Shillong - 793018, Meghalaya
India

Hyperlipidemia is a risk factor of osteoarthritis. In the present case report, a case of hypercholesterolemic arthritis secondary to diabetes mellitus is described in a 40-year-old male along with the cytological features of synovial fluid.


How to cite this article:
Dey B, Khonglah Y, Raphael V, Dange P. Hypercholesterolemic arthritis: A case report with emphasis on synovial fluid cytology.J Family Med Prim Care 2020;9:4428-4430


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Dey B, Khonglah Y, Raphael V, Dange P. Hypercholesterolemic arthritis: A case report with emphasis on synovial fluid cytology. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Oct 31 ];9:4428-4430
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