Ann Rheum Dis 49:403-404 doi:10.1136/ard.49.6.403
  • Research Article

Liposuction in the treatment of juxta-articular adiposis dolorosa.

  1. M De Silva,
  2. M J Earley
  1. Department of Rheumatology, Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil.


      Two patients are presented who had symptomatic relief of juxta-articular adiposis dolorosa of the knees after liposuction. Liposuction is recommended for the treatment of this condition.