Synovitis

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Synovitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Synovitis" returned 408 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Villonodular synovitis of the knee: about 20 cases].
 

Author(s): Omar Margad, Jalal Boukhris, Ouahb Azriouil, Mohamed Daoudi, Aziz Mortaji, Khalid Koulali

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Pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) is a rare benign proliferation of synovial joints, serous bursa, tendinous sheaths of unknown etiopathogeny. We here report 20 cases of PVNS of the knee recorded at the Avicenne Military Hospital, Marrakech over a period of 9 years, from January ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Effects of sesamin on primary human synovial fibroblasts and SW982 cell line induced by tumor necrosis factor-alpha as a synovitis-like model.
 

Author(s): Manatsanan Khansai, Thanyaluck Phitak, Jeerawan Klangjorhor, Sasimol Udomrak, Kanda Fanhchaksai, Peraphan Pothacharoen, Prachya Kongtawelert

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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that causes chronic synovitis, cartilage degradation and bone deformities. Synovitis is the term for inflammation of the synovial membrane, an early stage of RA. The pathogenesis of the disease occurs through cytokine induction. The ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Ultrasound-detected bone erosion is a relapse risk factor after discontinuation of biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs in patients with rheumatoid arthritis whose ultrasound power Doppler synovitis activity and clinical disease activity are well controlled.
 

Author(s): Shin-Ya Kawashiri, Keita Fujikawa, Ayako Nishino, Akitomo Okada, Toshiyuki Aramaki, Toshimasa Shimizu, Masataka Umeda, Shoichi Fukui, Takahisa Suzuki, Tomohiro Koga, Naoki Iwamoto, Kunihiro Ichinose, Mami Tamai, Akinari Mizokami, Hideki Nakamura, Tomoki Origuchi, Yukitaka Ueki, Kiyoshi Aoyagi, Takahiro Maeda, Atsushi Kawakami

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In the present study, we explored the risk factors for relapse after discontinuation of biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (bDMARD) therapy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) whose ultrasound power Doppler (PD) synovitis activity and clinical disease activity were well controlled.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Synovitis" returned 36 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Synovitis in osteoarthritis: current understanding with therapeutic implications.
 

Author(s): Alexander Mathiessen, Philip G Conaghan

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Modern concepts of osteoarthritis (OA) have been forever changed by modern imaging phenotypes demonstrating complex and multi-tissue pathologies involving cartilage, subchondral bone and (increasingly recognized) inflammation of the synovium. The synovium may show significant changes, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Localized and diffuse forms of tenosynovial giant cell tumor (formerly giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath and pigmented villonodular synovitis).
 

Author(s): F Gouin, T Noailles

Journal: Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2017 Feb;103(1S):S91-S97.

 

Tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TSGCT) is a rare benign tumor arising from joint synovia, bursae and tendon sheaths. Their variable clinical presentation is related to variations in site and progression. Localized forms are most frequent in the hands, and diffuse forms in the knee. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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MRI and thallium features of pigmented villonodular synovitis and giant cell tumours of tendon sheaths: a retrospective single centre study of imaging and literature review.
 

Author(s): Samuel J Lynskey, Marcus J Pianta

Journal: Br J Radiol. 2015 ;88(1056):20150528.

 

The purpose of this study was to characterize the MRI and thallium-201 ((201)TI) scintigraphy attributes of pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) and giant cell tumours of tendon sheaths (GCTTS). The epidemiology of these uncommon lesions was also assessed and less commonly encountered ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Synovitis and Therapy Response in Inflammatory Arthritis With Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Synovitis; Rheumatoid Arthritis

 

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2016

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The Role of Synovitis in Osteoarthritis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Synovitis of Knee; Osteoarthritis, Knee

 

Last Updated: 24 May 2017

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Study of FPA008 in Patients With Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis / Diffuse Type Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis; Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor

 

Last Updated: 24 Oct 2017

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