Long-term evaluation of radioisotope synovectomy with Yttrium 90 for chronic synovitis
in Turkish haemophiliacs: Izmir experience.
Sometimes there is damage to the surface of the joint that does not show up on any tests, such as an X-ray or MRI, even though it continues to cause irritation and excess fluid.
We present the case of a 68-year-old woman with chronic synovitis
showing multiple plasma cells containing PAS-positive Dutcher bodies and no evidence of a lymphoproliferative disorder.
In a chart review of 49 children age 1-15 years with pauciarticular juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, 63% were initially referred to an orthopedic surgeon despite typical symptoms of chronic synovitis
In a case series of the synovial joint complications of SED, Sambrook et al noted cases of chronic synovitis
and radiologically evident chondrocalcinosis in multiple joints.
The problems in the diagnosis of chronic synovitis
of the knee.