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inflammation of the synovial membrane that lines a synovial joint

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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.
Pigmented villonodular synovitis and tenosynovitis: A clinical epidemiologic study of 166 cases and literature review.
Schreuder, "Pigmented villonodular synovitis: current concepts about diagnosis and management," Future Oncology, vol.
Pigmented villonodular synovitis after TKA associated with tibial component loosening.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
Osteochondroma, nodular synovitis, fibroma, synovial sarcoma, and pigmented villonodular synovitis are pathologies that should be considered in differential diagnosis (12).
Giant-cell tumor of the tendon sheath (GCTTS) and pigmented villonodular synovitis belong to the same type of benign proliferative lesions originating in the synovia that usually affect the joints, bursae, and tendon sheaths.
Differential diagnosis includes pigmented villonodular synovitis, synovial hemangioma, rheumatoid arthritis, synovial lipoma, and synovial chondromatosis (3, 6).
Important differential diagnostic considerations of synovial osteochondromatosis in the knee include pigmented villonodular synovitis, osteoarthritis, chondrosarcoma, osteochondroma, osteochondritis dissecans, and fracture with an avulsed fragment.
Intra-articular injected beta-emitting radionuclides are indicated in chronic synovitis with recurrent joint effusions in rheumatoid arthritis, seronegative spondyloarthritis, villonodular synovitis after surgery and haemarthrosis in haemophilia.
The differential diagnoses of hypointense synovial masses on T2 weighted MRI are; pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS), synovial osteochondromatosis, hemophilic arthropathy, and amyloid deposition.
Pigmented villonodular synovitis is the prototypic form of diffuse TSGCT.
The differential diagnosis for a swelling in the popliteal fossa includes most commonly Baker cyst, lipoma, neuroma, deep venous thrombosis and more rarely pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS).
CASE FACTS: Russell Smith had a rare condition known as Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis (PVNS) in his right knee.