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Ochronosis
  1. Abhishek Zanwar,
  2. Sanat Phatak,
  3. Ramnath Misra
  1. Department of Clinical Immunology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sanat Phatak, Department of Clinical Immunology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rae Bareilly Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226014, India; sanatphatak{at}gmail.com

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A 56-year-old gentleman had a history suggestive of inflammatory arthritis with knee joint swelling with hip and shoulder pain for 12 years. Axial symptoms of back pain and gradually developing immobility were also present. He had received a diagnosis of ankylosing spondylitis, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs with disease modifying antirheumatic drugs had been tried without much relief. He underwent …

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