Corticosteroid injections and synoviortheses of the foot and ankle in rheumatoid arthritis

  • M. Bouysset
  • P. Hugueny
  • B. Gintz
  • J. Jalby
  • J. Tebib


There have recently been considerable advances in the medical treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), particularly since the introduction of anti-TNF agents. Nevertheless rheumatoid inflammation may persist in some joints.


Corticosteroid Injection Plantar Fascia Posterior Tibial Tendon Osmic Acid Achilles Tendon Rupture 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Bouysset
    • 1
  • P. Hugueny
    • 1
  • B. Gintz
    • 2
  • J. Jalby
    • 1
  • J. Tebib
    • 3
  1. 1.Villefranche-sur-SaôneFrance
  2. 2.CHU Albert-MichallonGrenoble Cedex 09France
  3. 3.service de rhumatologieCentre hospitalier Lyon-SudPierre-BéniteFrance

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