Synovitis, Pigmented Villonodular
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Diffuse outgrowth arising from the SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE; SYNOVIAL BURSA; or TENDON sheath around the joint cavity, with extension to surrounding soft tissue. It is characterized by pigmented HEMOSIDERIN-containing MACROPHAGES; FOAM CELLS; and multinucleated GIANT CELLS. It usually occurs in the hands and feet, and around large joints, such as in the ankle and knee joints.
|Synovitis, Pigmented Villonodular
- Synovitis, Pigmented Villonodular
- Pigmented Villonodular Synovitides
- Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis
- Synovitides, Pigmented Villonodular
- Villonodular Synovitides, Pigmented
- Villonodular Synovitis, Pigmented
- Diffuse Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor
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External beam radiation therapy for orthopaedic pathology. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2015 Apr; 23(4):243-52.
Magnetic resonance imaging of the pelvis and hips. Orthopedics. 1994 Nov; 17(11):1053-62.