Synovitis

Common Name(s)

Synovitis

Description for this condition is not yet available.
 

Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Synovitis" for support, advocacy or research.

There are currently no organizations listed in Disease InfoSearch that support this condition. Create a listing.

 

 

General Support Organizations

Not finding the support you need? Show General Support Organizations

 
 
Top

How do you compare to others with this condition?

Privately answer questions about your health. Let resources, you select, come to you.

Anonymously share and see how your answers compare with others with this condition while privately providing key pieces of information to medical researchers, disease advocacy groups, and others ONLY YOU select to help speed up cures and better alternatives.

 
 

Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Synovitis" for support, advocacy or research.

There are currently no organizations listed in Disease InfoSearch that support this condition. Create a listing.

 

 

General Support Organizations

Not finding the support you need? Show General Support Organizations

 
 
 
 
Top

Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Synovitis" returned 399 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Localized pigmented villonodular synovitis in a child knee.
 

Author(s): O Şahap Atik, Hasan Hüseyin Bozkurt, Efkan Özcan, Batuhan Bahadır, Murat Uçar, Betül Öğüt, Leyla Memiş

Journal: Eklem Hastalik Cerrahisi. 2017 Apr;28(1):46-9.

 

Pigmented villonodular synovitis is a benign proliferative tumor of the synovium. It is very rare, and most cases occur in the knee joint. In this article, we report a case of localized pigmented villonodular synovitis in the knee joint of a 14-year-old boy. This condition is rare ...

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2017

Go To URL
Analysis of correlation and causes for discrepancy between quantitative and semi-quantitative Doppler scores in synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis.
 

Author(s): Hamed Rezaei, Erik Af Klint, Hilde Berner Hammer, Lene Terslev, Maria Antonietta D'Agostino, Yogan Kisten, Laurent Arnaud

Journal: Rheumatology (Oxford). 2017 Feb;56(2):255-262.

 

The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between two semi-quantitative Doppler US scoring systems (SQS), and the quantitative scoring (QS) of Doppler pixel count.

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2017

Go To URL
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

Go To URL

Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Synovitis" returned 35 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

Go To URL
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

Go To URL
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

Go To URL
 
 
Top

Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

There are currently no related results available in GeneReviews.

There are currently no related results available in Genetic Testing Registry.

 
 
Top

Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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

Go to URL
The Role of Synovitis in Osteoarthritis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Synovitis of Knee; Osteoarthritis, Knee

 

Last Updated: 24 May 2017

Go to URL
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

Go to URL