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A 35-year-old member asked:

What will cause synovitis?

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Dr. Daniel Mass
Orthopedic Surgery 47 years experience
Many things: Overuse, injury, degenerative arthritis or inflammatory arthritis like rheumatoid arthritis. If the inflamation persists see a physician for a work up.
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine 53 years experience
Several things: Synovitis is inflammation of joint which can be related to trauma, infection, rheumatoid disease, gout, etc. Fluid in joint can be part of disease process.
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A 37-year-old member asked:

What can cause synovitis?

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Dr. Daniel Mass
Orthopedic Surgery 47 years experience
Many things: Overuse, injury, degenerative arthritis or inflammatory arthritis like rheumatoid arthritis. If the inflamation persists see a physician for a work up.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jan 8, 2019

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