chondromatosis


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chondromatosis

(ˌkɒndrəʊməˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) a painful and immobilizing condition that affects the joints, in particular the elbow, hip, and knee joints, and results in the synovial tissue becoming cartilaginous
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Synovial chondromatosis [1] also known as synovial osteochondromatosis is a type of non-cancerous tumour arising from the intimal layer of synovial membrane of a joint.
Progressive pain, and locking sensation of the right hip with limited range of motion were told and synovial chondromatosis (SC) of right hip was diagnosed.
Synovial chondromatosis can be confused with tumoral CPPDCD, especially when heavily calcified cartilage matrix may obscure its cartilaginous nature.
Synovial chondromatosis associated with osteopoikilosis; a case report.
Other diffuse proliferative pathologies of the synovium like pigmented villonodular synovitis, synovial chondromatosis, synovial hemangioma, and RA must be considered in the differential diagnosis of LA.
There have been reported some disorders associated with OPK, like rheumatoid arthritis, synovial chondromatosis, ankylosing spondylitis [18].
Chondromatosis of the choroids plexus: Case report.
synovial chondromatosis, inflammatory arthritis, and infection).
The most common associated pathology is joint effusion, followed by degenerative changes, meniscal tear, synovial cyst, bone erosion, and synovial chondromatosis (2, 4).
Chondromatosis of the ankle joint (Reichel syndrome).