tenosynovitis


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ten·o·syn·o·vi·tis

 (tĕn′ō-sĭn′ə-vī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a tendon sheath.

tenosynovitis

(ˈtɛnəʊˌsaɪnəʊˈvaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) painful swelling and inflammation of tendons, usually of the wrist, often the result of repetitive movements such as typing

ten•o•syn•o•vi•tis

(ˌtɛn oʊˌsɪn əˈvaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a tendon sheath, as from trauma, repeated strain, or disease.
[1885–90]

tenosynovitis

Inflammation of the sheath around a tendon caused by rheumatism or bacterial infection.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tenosynovitis - inflammation of a tendon and its enveloping sheath
synovitis - inflammation of the synovial membrane that lines a synovial joint; results in pain and swelling
tendinitis, tendonitis, tenonitis - inflammation of a tendon
Translations

ten·o·syn·o·vi·tis

n. tenosinovitis, infl. de la capa del tendón.

tenosynovitis

n tenosinovitis f
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Sobel et al described the etiology of the pain syndrome consisting of one or more of the following: creation of a discontinuity of the peroneus longus tendon either by acute fracture of the os peroneum or a diastasis through a multipartite os peroneum, chronic diastasis and/or a healing fracture of the os peroneum eventually leading to callus formation and peroneus longus tenosynovitis, attrition of the peroneus longus tendon, rupture of the peroneus longus tendon, or an associated enlarged peroneal tubercle on the lateral aspect of the calcaneus that entraps the peroneus longus tendon and the os peroneum during excursion of the peroneus longus tendon.
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Based on those results and the case presentation indicating posterior ankle pain, a diagnosis of posterior ankle impingement caused by tenosynovitis of the flexor hallucis longus (FHL) sheath was confirmed.
The cases involve amputations/fingertip injuries, anesthesia and pain management, arthritis, burns, compartment syndromes, congenital conditions, contractures, Dupuytren contracture, fractures/dislocations/nonunions/malunions, infections/bites, infections/extracasations, instability, osteonecrosis, peripheral nerve issues, soft tissue defects, tenosynovitis, traumatic injuries to the tendon, tumors, and vascular conditions, with each case including a description of the problem, key anatomy, workup, treatment, alternatives, principles and pearls, and pitfalls.
Giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath (GCT-TS) is strongly associated with fibrous histiocytoma of synovium, pigmented nodular synovitis, teno-synovial giant cell tumor, localized nodular tenosynovitis, benign synovioma, and fibrous xanthoma of the synovium.