Department of Orthopedics and Physical Rehabilitation; School of Medicine
Diagnosis | Endocrine System Diseases | Musculoskeletal Diseases | Musculoskeletal, Neural, and Ocular Physiology | Neoplasms | Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases | Orthopedics | Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms | Rehabilitation and Therapy
We present a case of a 64 year-old diabetic male who presented with months of progressively worsening foot pain and swelling, who was initially diagnosed with Charcot joint disease.(CJD) He was ultimately found to have a very rare tumor.
diabetes mellitus, Charcot joint disease, foot pain, swelling, tumor, differential diagnosis, physiatry
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2019 Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting
Baima, Jennifer; Santiago, Felix; and Most, Mathew J., "Diabetic neuropathic foot without neuropathy: Could it be cancer? - a case report" (2019). Orthopedics and Physical Rehabilitation Publications and Presentations. 190.
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