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Synovial Chondromatosis (Synovial Osteochondromatosis) Summary

Description: Rare, benign, chronic, progressive metaplasia in which cartilage is formed in the synovial membranes of joints, tendon sheaths, or bursae. Some of the metaplastic foci can become detached producing loose bodies. When the loose bodies undergo secondary calcification, the condition is called synovial osteochondromatosis.

Also Known As: Synovial Osteochondromatosis; Chondromatosis, Synovial; Chondromatoses, Synovial; Chondrometaplasia, Synovial; Chondrometaplasias, Synovial Show All >>

Networked: 69 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Synovial Chondromatosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Amyloid (Amyloid Fibrils) : 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  2. Interleukin-1 (Interleukin 1) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  3. Dysplasia epiphysealis hemimelica : 3 results : IBA
  4. tebufenozide (Mimic) : 3 results : IBA
  5. Tenascin : 2 results : IBA
  6. Fibroblast Growth Factor 2 (Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor) : 2 results : IBA
  7. Transforming Growth Factor beta (TGF-beta) : 2 results : IBA
  8. Minocycline (Cyclops) : 2 results : FDA 25 Generic
  9. Fibroblast Growth Factors (Fibroblast Growth Factor) : 2 results : IBA
  10. Calcium Pyrophosphate : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Synovial Chondromatosis

  1. Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis
  2. Synovitis
  3. Hemangioma (Angioma)
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  5. Psoriatic Arthritis
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Key Therapies for Synovial Chondromatosis

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  1. Activities of Daily Living (ADL) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  2. Arthroplasty : 5 results
  3. Arthrodesis : 4 results
  4. Debridement : 3 results
  5. Arthroscopes : 2 results
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