October 1974

Carcinoid Arthropathy

Author Affiliations

From the Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center and Durham Veterans Administration Hospital, Durham, NC.

Arch Intern Med. 1974;134(4):651-654. doi:10.1001/archinte.1974.00320220053004

Arthralgia evaluations in five consecutive patients with the carcinoid syndrome suggest that there is a high incidence of arthropathy with unique x-ray film findings and clinical history associated with the carcinoid syndrome.