Pigmented villonodular synovitis of the elbow: a case report and literature review

M R DiCaprio, T A Damron, M Stadnick, C Fuller
Journal of Hand Surgery 1999, 24 (2): 386-91
Pigmented villonodular synovitis is a well-described, benign proliferative disorder of the synovium that rarely affects the elbow joint. Only 12 cases have been reported in this site. A case is presented of elbow involvement by pigmented villonodular synovitis that was documented by magnetic resonance imaging before surgery and monitored until recurrence.

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