Synovitis

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Synovitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Synovitis" returned 352 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The effects of tocilizumab on osteitis, synovitis and erosion progression in rheumatoid arthritis: results from the ACT-RAY MRI substudy.
 

Author(s): Philip G Conaghan, Charles Peterfy, Ewa Olech, Jeffrey Kaine, David Ridley, Julie Dicarlo, Josh Friedman, Jenny Devenport, Orrin Troum

Journal: Ann. Rheum. Dis.. 2014 May;73(5):810-6.

 

To examine the imaging-detected mechanism of reduction of structural joint damage progression by tocilizumab (TCZ) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) using MRI.

Last Updated: 7 Apr 2014

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Quantitative assessment of synovitis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis using fluorescence optical imaging.
 

Author(s): Valentin S Schäfer, Wolfgang Hartung, Patrick Hoffstetter, Jörn Berger, Christian Stroszczynski, Martina Müller, Martin Fleck, Boris Ehrenstein

Journal: Arthritis Res. Ther.. 2013 ;15(5):R124.

 

To prospectively evaluate quantitative assessment of fluorescence optical imaging (FOI) for differentiation of synovitic from non-synovitic joints in patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2014

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Localized Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of the shoulder: a rare presentation of an uncommon pathology.
 

Author(s): João Madruga Dias, Maria Manuela Costa, Artur Duarte, José A Pereira da Silva

Journal: Acta Med Port. ;26(4):459-62.

 

Pigmented Vilonodular Synovitis is a rare clinical entity characterized as a synovial membrane benign tumour, despite possible aggressive presentation with articular destruction. The localized variant is four times less frequent and the shoulder involvement is uncommon. We present ...

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2013

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The terms "Synovitis" returned 29 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Posterior interosseous nerve palsy secondary to pigmented villonodular synovitis of the elbow: case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): K Kohyama, H Sugiura, K Yamada, I Hyodo, H Kato, Y Kamei

Journal: Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2013 Apr;99(2):247-51.

 

Local tumor compression is the main mechanical cause of posterior interosseous nerve (PIN) palsy. The reported cases of these tumors do not include that of pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS). Here, we report a case of a 53-year-old male with a 9-year history of painless swelling ...

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2013

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Adult multifocal pigmented villonodular synovitis--clinical review.
 

Author(s): Paul Botez, Paul Dan Sirbu, Carmen Grierosu, Dan Mihailescu, Liliana Savin, Marius M Scarlat

Journal: Int Orthop. 2013 Apr;37(4):729-33.

 

Pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) is a rare, benign proliferative disease of the synovial tissue that affects a single joint or a tendon sheath. Data from the literature present only a few cases of multifocal PVNS. This paper presents multifocal PVNS in the adult. This disease ...

Last Updated: 28 Mar 2013

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Synovitis--an inflammation of joints destroying the bone.
 

Author(s): Georg Schett

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This article is to share some of the key scientific insights made by Dr Barry Bresnihan in rheumatoid arthritis. Dr Bresnihan elaborated new and visionary concepts in arthritis research, which still influence current thinking. He had been particularly dedicated to investigate the ...

Last Updated: 8 Nov 2012

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

MCS110 in Patients With Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis (PVNS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis; PVNS

 

Last Updated: 27 May 2014

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Last Updated: 7 Feb 2014

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Nilotinib in Patients With Relapsed or Metastatic Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis/Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor/Diffuse-Type Giant Cell Tumor
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis; Diffuse-type Giant Cell Tumor; Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor

 

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2014

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