J Clin Orthop Trauma 2017 Aug 5;8(Suppl 1):S80-S83. Epub 2017 Jan 5.
Orthopaedic Department, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Room no 1218-A, Rajendra Nagar, New Delhi, India.
Alkaptonuria is a rare inherited metabolic disorder, caused by the deficiency of homogentisate 1,2 dioxygenase enzyme. The three major features of alkaptonuria are the presence of homogentisic acid in urine, ochronosis (bluish-black pigmentation in connective tissue) and arthritis of the spine and large joints. We present a 48 years old female presented with pain, restriction of movements of right shoulder. Read More