synovial chondromatosis


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chondromatosis

 [kon″dro-mah-to´sis]
formation of multiple chondromas.
synovial chondromatosis a rare condition in which cartilage is formed in the synovial membrane of joints, tendon sheaths, or bursae, sometimes becoming detached and producing a number of loose bodies.

syn·o·vi·al chon·dro·ma·to·sis

chondromatosis or osteocartilaginous nodules occurring in the synovial membrane of a joint.

Reichel,

P.,
Reichel syndrome - swelling and motion limitation of knee, hip, elbow, or shoulder. Synonym(s): synovial chondromatosis

chondromatosis

formation of multiple chondromas.

synovial chondromatosis
a rare condition in which cartilage is formed in the synovial membrane of joints, tendon sheaths or bursae, sometimes becoming detached and producing a number of loose bodies.
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Synovial chondromatosis (SC) is a disease commonly affecting large joints including knee, hip, and shoulder.
Synovial chondromatosis associated with osteopoikilosis-A case report.
The aim of this study was to show a rare pattern of appearance of synovial chondromatosis within Hoffa's fat pad in a 63-year-old female patient as a cause of Hoffa's fat pad impingement, as well as to point out diagnostic and treatment procedures.
Differential diagnosis includes pigmented villonodular synovitis, synovial hemangioma, rheumatoid arthritis, synovial lipoma, and synovial chondromatosis (3, 6).
The expression of fibroblast growth factor-2 and fibroblast growth factor receptor-1 in chondrocytes in synovial chondromatosis of the temporomandibular joint.
Synovial chondromatosis was a differential diagnosis in the above case.
Synovial chondromatosis is a rare pathology of unknown etiology characterized by multinodular cartilaginous proliferation in the synovium.
1,2) Several clinical abnormalities associated with OPK have been reported, including rheumatoid arthritis, synovial chondromatosis, and, more frequently, dermatological pathologies (such as dermatofibrosis lenticularis disseminata, keloid formations and scleroderma-like lesions).
This distinction is important, as PVNS can be associated with synovial chondromatosis, (11) the latter apparently being a metaplastic response to chronic injury.
6% dental specialists said that Synovial chondromatosis is characterised by Inflammation of synovial membrane.