Transudative knee effusions in Milroy's disease

R. A. Frayha, A. Mooradian, K. F. Tabbara

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Two patients, mother and son, with Milroy's disease (chronic hereditary lymphedema) presented with chronic asymptomatic knee effusions. Synovial fluids proved to be transudative in nature. The pathogenesis of knee effusions in Milroy's disease is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)670-672
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Rheumatology
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1981
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology
  • Rheumatology


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