Synovitis

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Synovitis

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The terms "Synovitis" returned 357 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Outcome predictors of intra-articular glucocorticoid treatment for knee synovitis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis - a prospective cohort study.
 

Author(s): Tomas Weitoft, Johan Rönnelid, Ann Knight, Jörgen Lysholm, Tore Saxne, Anders Larsson

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Intra-articular glucocorticoid treatment (IAGC) is widely used for symptom relief in arthritis. However, knowledge of factors predicting treatment outcome is limited. The aim of the present study was to identify response predictors of IAGC for knee synovitis in patients with rheumatoid ...

Last Updated: 29 Aug 2014

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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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Is painless synovitis different from painful synovitis? A controlled, ultrasound, radiographic, clinical trial.
 

Author(s): Daniele Freitas Pereira, Jamil Natour, Ana Leticia Pirozzi de Buosi, Fernando Bernardes Maia Diniz Ferreira, Artur da Rocha Corrêa Fernandes, Rita Nely Vilar Furtado

Journal: Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2014 Feb;69(2):93-100.

 

This study compares the clinical, ultrasonography, radiography, and laboratory outcomes of painless and painful chronic synovitis in patients with established rheumatoid arthritis.

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2014

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The terms "Synovitis" returned 30 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Nonhemophilic hemosiderotic synovitis of the knee: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): V Jayalakshmi, Nitin P Chikhale, Aradhana Mishra, Susan Cherian

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;57(3):473-5.

 

Synovium is specialized mesenchymal tissue lining the inner surface of the joint capsule and is the site for a series of pathologic processes that are characteristic, and in some cases specific, to this distinctive tissue. Hemosiderotic synovitis is a rare and inadequately defined ...

Last Updated: 14 Aug 2014

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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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PLX3397 Phase 3 Study for Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis (PVNS) or Giant Cell Tumor of the Tendon Sheath (GCT-TS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis; Giant Cell Tumors of the Tendon Sheath; Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumour

 

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2015

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MCS110 in Patients With Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis (PVNS) or Giant Cell Tumor of the Tendon Sheath (GCTTS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis; PVNS; Giant Cell Tumor of the Tendon Sheath; GCCTS; Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor (Localized or Diffused Type)

 

Last Updated: 17 Feb 2015

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Last Updated: 13 Mar 2015

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