Chronic knee stiffness and swelling in a Zimbabwean adolescent

Academic Article


  • A 12-year-old Zimbabwean girl presented with tuberculous monoarthritis. She was moderately wasted, stunted and sexually immature. These clinical findings lead to the diagnosis of underlying HIV infection, which was thought to have been acquired from mother-to-child transmission.
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  • Mangeya N; Mafukidze AT; Makunike-Mutasa R; Makoni A; Miller RF; Corbett EL; Ferrand RA
  • Start Page

  • 63
  • End Page

  • 64
  • Volume

  • 20
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  • 1