A 53‐year‐old man with dysuria, pyuria and genital ulcers

Published on Sep 1, 2016in Arthritis Care and Research4.056
· DOI :10.1002/ACR.22617
Xavier Jimenez (HUP: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania), Sarah P. Psutka18
Estimated H-index: 18
(Mayo Clinic)
+ 1 AuthorsMollie N. Carruthers15
Estimated H-index: 15
(Harvard University)
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