It may only be a matter of time before experts add salivary gland ultrasound score (SGUS) to the diagnostic criteria for Sjögren’s syndrome (SS), as studies continue to produce data showing that the diagnostic performance of classificatio
MRI proves itself as a valuable tool for pinpointing inflammatory and structural damage in select rheumatoid arthritis patients.
A proposed five-point system for diagnostic scoring of knee osteoarthritis by ultrasound could resolve problems of operator inconsistency.
"Paleoradiology" has now disputed claims that ankylosing spondylitis plagued some royal Egyptians in antiquity. This is the latest of several revelations about the provenance of some rheumatic conditions, based on imaging of ancient remains.
A computed tomography imaging protocol accurately pinpoints interstitial lung disease in systemic sclerosis.The authors call it safe for routine use.
There is broad disagreement about the appearance of sacroillitis in diagnostic imaging, raising questions about current diagnostic criteria.
All pregnant women should be tested for diabetes by 13 weeks’ gestation and tested again for gestational diabetes between 24 and 28 weeks’ gestation, say new guidelines.
Low levels of adiponectin before pregnancy were associated with a 5-fold increased risk of gestational diabetes. This risk was 7-fold in obese or overweight women.