Musculoskeletal manifestations of diabetes mellitus

Authors: T. Philipp;  L. Franeková
Authors‘ workplace: Revmatologické a rehabilitační oddělení Fakultní Thomayerovy nemocnice s poliklinikou, Praha, přednosta prim. MUDr. Marie Sedláčková
Published in: Vnitř Lék 2006; 52(7-8): 742-747
Category: 130th Internal Medicine Day - Rheumatology in clinical practice


The article outlines changes of locomotor system in patients with diabetes mellitus. Classification of individual diseases is based on the requirements of clinical practice mainly. The following diseases are described here: diabetic heiroarthropathy, shoulder impingement syndrome, Charcots joint, diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, diabetic osteopathy and other pathologies associated with diabetes.

Key words:
diabetes mellitus - cheiroarthropathy - Charcots joint - limited joint mobility - LJM - diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis - diabetic osteopathy


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