Modern Rheumatology Case Reports

Modern Rheumatology Case Reports is an online-only journal dedicated to publishing original single and series case reports and letters in English on rheumatism, connective tissue diseases, musculoskeletal disorders including osteoporosis, orthopedic/spine surgery, rehabilitation and their associated areas such as pathology, physiology, immunology, microbiology and pharmacology.

We encourage case reports worthy of discussion and clinical lessons particularly around aspects of differential diagnosis, decision making, management, treatment approach, uncommon adverse events, clinical guidelines and pathology.

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Editorial Board

Yoshiya Tanaka* – The First Department of Internal Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan, Kitakyusyu, Japan 
Associate Editors
Takao Fujii* – Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology,  Wakayama Medical University, Japan
Yuho Kadono* – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Saitama Medical University, Japan
Transmitting Editors
Keishi Fujio* – Department of Allergy and Rheumatology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Katsunori Ikari – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Japan
Kei Ikeda – Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Chiba University, Japan
Hiromu Ito* – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kyoto University, Japan
Mitsuhiro Kawano – Department of Rheumatology,  Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Japan
Masataka Kuwana* – Department of Allergy and Rheumatology, Nippon Medical School, Japan
Yasushi Miura – Department of Rehabilitation Science, Kobe University Graduate School of Health Sciences, Japan
Yasuharu Nakashima* – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences,   Kyushu University, Japan
Shingo Nakayamada – The First Department of Internal Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
Toshihiro Nanki* – Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University, Japan
Minako Tomiita* – Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Allergy and Rheumatology Center,  NHO Shimoshizu National Hospital, Japan
Kunihiro Yamaoka* – Department of Rheumatology and Infectious Diseases, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Japan
Shinsuke Yasuda* – Department of Rheumatology, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
Takahiro Yasumi – Department of Pediatrics, Kyoto University, Graduate School of Medicine, Japan

*Editorial Board Committee member
International Advisory Board
Daniel Aletaha – Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Laura Coates – Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences,
University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Andrea Low Hsiu Ling – Department of Rheumatology and Immunology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
Kuo-Chin Huang – Orthopaedic Surgery, Chiayi Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Chiayi, Taiwan
Beverly K Johnson – Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Jacobi Medical Center at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
Chi-Chiu Mok – Department of Medicine, Tuen Mun Hospital, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
Peter T Nash – Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

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