synovial cyst


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gan·gli·on

, pl.

gan·gli·a

,

gan·gli·ons

(gang'glē-on, -glē-ă, -glē-onz),
1. Originally, any group of nerve cell bodies in the central or peripheral nervous system; currently, an aggregation of nerve cell bodies located in the peripheral nervous system. Synonym(s): nerve ganglion, neural ganglion, neuroganglion
2. A cyst containing mucopolysaccharide-rich fluid within fibrous tissue or, occasionally, muscle bone or a semilunar cartilage; usually attached to a tendon sheath in the hand, wrist, or foot, or connected with the underlying joint. Synonym(s): myxoid cyst, peritendinitis serosa, synovial cyst
[G. a swelling or knot]

gan·gli·on

, pl. ganglia, pl. ganglions (gang'glē-ŏn, -ă, -ŏnz)
1. [TA] An aggregation of nerve cell bodies located in the peripheral nervous system.
Synonym(s): neuroganglion.
2. A cyst containing mucopolysaccharide-rich fluid within a fibrous capsule; usually attached to a tendon sheath in the hand, wrist, or foot, or connected with the underlying joint.
Synonym(s): myxoid cyst, synovial cyst.
[G. a swelling or knot]

synovial cyst

Accumulation of synovia in a bursa, synovial crypt, or sac of a synovial hernia, causing a tumor.
See also: cyst
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Percutaneous puncture of zygapophysial joint synovial cyst with fluoroscopic guidance.
Other very rare reasons include extending legs procedures, anorexia nevrosa, paraneoplastic syndromes, injury of ankle in inversion position and peroneal neuropathies due to synovial cyst as our case (1,2,6,8,9,15).
Heller, "Hemorrhagic lumbar synovial cyst: case report and literature review," Nagoya Journal of Medical Science, vol.
El quiste sinovial propiamente dicho (synovial cyst) que es una expansion de la membrana sinovial de las grandes articulaciones como la cadera y la rodilla, aunque tambien puede afectar a las vainas tendinosas y a las bolsas serosas.
I have been told that synovial cysts can come back, but I feel I strengthened my muscles so much with all the rehab that I should be all right.
A juxta articular synovial cyst containing straw coloured fluid was found compressing the theca and this was subsequently excised.
Compressive neuropathies caused by synovial cysts can be treated with either surgical or conservative methods.
Metaplastic synovial cyst after partial excision of nevus sebaceous.
Sundaram, "Post-traumatic spinal synovial cyst with spondylolysis," Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, vol.
Caption: Figure 1 Diagram of synovial cyst arising from posteromedial aspect of the elbow joint causing impingement of the olecranon fossa.
8(10.0%) cases of non-vascular lesions detected are 5(6.3%) cases of synovial cyst, 1(1.3%) each of acute lymphadenitis, inflammatory lesion and calcified cystic lesion.