Synovitis

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Synovitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Synovitis" returned 390 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Multifocal pigmented villonodular synovitis in a child: A case report.
 

Author(s): Liang Zhao, Kaiyu Zhou, Yimin Hua, Yifei Li, Dezhi Mu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Aug;95(33):e4572.

 

Pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) is a rare, benign proliferative disorder of the synovial membrane that typically presents in adults and affects a single joint. Multifocal PVNS is very rare, particularly in childhood. We reported a rare case of multifocal PVNS affecting over ...

Last Updated: 19 Aug 2016

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Idiopathic remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema syndrome associated with bilateral pleural and pericardial effusions: a case report.
 

Author(s): Shozaburo Yanamoto, Jiro Fukae, Yurie Fukiyama, Shinsuke Fujioka, Shinji Ouma, Yoshio Tsuboi

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Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema syndrome is characterized by symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema in the dorsum of the hands or feet. Most cases of remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema syndrome are idiopathic, but some ...

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2016

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[Villonodular synovitis of the ankle, an uncommon location: a case report].
 

Author(s): Abdellatif Benabbouha, Jonathan Basinga, Ismail Anteri, Abdelouab Jaafar

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Pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) is a rare pseudotumoral proliferative benign condition of unknown etiology, affecting synovial joints. It can also develop in the synovial bursae and in the tendon sheaths. It usually affects large joints, such as the knee and the hip. Ankle ...

Last Updated: 27 May 2016

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The terms "Synovitis" returned 34 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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: 20 Nov 2015

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Concepts in monitoring the treatment in rheumatoid arthritis- the role of musculoskeletal ultrasound. Part I: synovitis.
 

Author(s): Mihaela Cosmina Micu, Daniela Fodor

Journal: Med Ultrason. 2015 Sep;17(3):367-76.

 

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an incurable chronic inflammatory disease associated with significant functional impairment and disability, linked to inflammatory and structural articular and peri-articular damage. Structural damage occurs rapidly in RA if inflammation is not efficiently ...

Last Updated: 7 Sep 2015

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Review article: Open versus arthroscopic synovectomy for pigmented villonodular synovitis of the knee.
 

Author(s): E Carlos Rodriguez-Merchan

Journal: J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2014 Dec;22(3):406-8.

 

Studies published in MEDLINE between January 2010 and October 2013 were reviewed to compare open with arthroscopic synovectomy for pigmented villonodular synovitis of the knee in terms of rates of recurrence, complication, and osteoarthritis. 10 studies specifically on this topic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2014

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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: 13 Sep 2016

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