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Is a synthetic synovial fluid injection in the hip joints that have osteoarthritis in them any good to have to relieve the pain?

Is a synthetic synovial fluid injection in the hip joints that have osteoarthritis in them any good to have to relieve the pain?

Hip osteoarthritis: There are studies to support that viscosupplementation for osteoarthritis of the hip can have the same efficacy as viscosupplementation for the knee. However, patients respond differently and one person may experience greater pain relief than another. ...Read more

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Synovial fluid cyst removed from my hip 2005. grown back 2x & doctor has aspirated. Symptoms again, should I seek 2nd opinion or keep aspirating?

Synovial fluid cyst removed from my hip 2005. grown back 2x & doctor has aspirated. Symptoms again, should I seek 2nd opinion or keep aspirating?

Second or third op: Synovial fluid removal from a hip is rare. If there is re- accumulation you need to get a second or third opinion. It may be time to get a hip replacement. If you get an infection it could be quite serious. It could prevent an actual hip replacement. NO more aspiration. ...Read more

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I had an MRI on my hip the other day and they found 17mm multiseptated synovial cyst in the anterior inferior of right hip joint. Is it bad?

I had an MRI on my hip the other day and they found 17mm multiseptated synovial cyst in the anterior inferior of right hip joint. Is it bad?

Probably not: More likely a synovial cyst from a labral tear. Also could be polyvillonodular synovitis. This is somewhat more problematic, but not life threatening. Assume you have follow-up with your local orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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What's sign symptom synovial leak under vastus laterasis, gluteus medius. Treatment for this, had hip arthroscopy, capsule left open. 9 weeks ago. Thanks?

What's sign symptom synovial leak under vastus laterasis, gluteus medius. Treatment for this, had hip arthroscopy, capsule left open. 9 weeks ago. Thanks?

Second opinion...: I'm curious as to why you have had 3 hip scopes? What is your original diagnosis? If your capsule was left open the you should expect synovial fluid to leak into the soft tissues. If you have had 3 surgeries by the same surgeon and still have problems then I would get another opinion. ...Read more

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I've had bakers cysts in my knees for a 1.5yrs alao synovial cysts n bone marrow edema in hips. Mtx n remicade (infliximab) is not helping. Who what can help? 24f

I've had bakers cysts in my knees for a 1.5yrs alao synovial cysts n bone marrow edema in hips. Mtx n remicade (infliximab) is not helping. Who what can help? 24f

See below: A baker's cyst will not respond to Remicade (infliximab) or methotrexate. These are treated by injection with corticosteriods or drainage or surgery.

It is difficult to comment on the synovial cysts and bone marrow without seeing the actual image. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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What is a synovial cyst?

What is a synovial cyst?

Fluid filled sac...: That can develop over any tendon or joint in the body. Usually, joint is damaged in some way, such as with osteoarthritis, where there is some destruction of the integrity of the joint space. Mostly, not painful or disabling, though may be unsightly. Exceptions would include one that is within the lower lumbar spine impinging on nerves; or knee 'baker's cyst' causing pain & swelling (r/o dvt). ...Read more

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What is synovial hypertrophy?

See details: It is thickening of the membrane which lines the joint, usually as the result of inflammation. ...Read more

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Synovial fluid analysis tells what?

Synovial fluid analysis tells what?

Cause of joint probl: Synovial fluid is analysed when you are looking for causes of joint and musculo skeletal problems especially if you suspect an inflammatory type problem. ...Read more

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Can I exercise with a synovial cyst?

Can I exercise with a synovial cyst?

Yes: Theae are a sign of degeneration and do not always need treatment. Exercise is beneficial to spine health. ...Read more

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What could be the cuase of synovial swelling?

What could be the cuase of synovial swelling?

Synovial swelling -: -is a joints response to irritation such as RA, infection, arthritis in general. Specific joints as the knee all the above + cartilage tears, ACL, MCL, PCL, OR LCL STRAINS OR TEARS. There R OTHER JOINT SPECIFIC CAUSES. SORRY ABOUT THE CAPS. This is better. Also viral diseases, as well as limes, rheumatic fever, & the list goes on. ...Read more

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In what case would synovial biopsy be required?

In what case would synovial biopsy be required?

? tumor?: Synovial tissues may contain tumors, primary or metastatic, or they may be inflamed by various processes including infections or autoimmune diseases. Synovial biopsies are done to identify any tumor as to its type, rule out tumor, and identify the nature of any inflammatory process which may be present. They are done when there are clinical or imaging findings to suggest one of these diagnoses. ...Read more

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Why would one need a synovial fluid analysis test?

Why would one need a synovial fluid analysis test?

Inflam. Arthritis: Some inflammatory arthropathies cause joint pain and swelling. Analysis of the fluid can determine the cause. ...Read more

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Is synovial chondrofibromatosis treated by radiation?

Is synovial chondrofibromatosis treated by radiation?

Synovial Disorders: Synovial chondromatosis, which is a proliferative disease of the synovium, results in multiple intra-articular loose bodies. This condition is typically treated surgically with open or arthroscopic synovectomy and/or loose body removal. See your local orthopaedic surgeon for treatment of this condition. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: synovial fluid analysis?

Test: It is a study designed to determine if joint fluid is normal or if an inflammatory process like gout or an infection is causing joint pain. ...Read more

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What does having a distinct pain on the mcmurray mean? What does having synovial plica?

Plica and McMurray: Plica is the extension of the protective capsule of the knee. It can become inflamed and cause pain. Typically treated well with anti-inflammatory medications and physical therapy.

Mcmurray's sign is a test for a tear in the meniscus in the knee. The test is considered positive when a palpable click is felt. ...Read more

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What is synovial chondromatosus of the knee?

What is synovial chondromatosus of the knee?

Chondromatosis: Synovial chondromatosis is a rare, benign condition of the thin tissue lining your joints (synovium). This tumor does not spread to other parts of the body, it can cause severe damage to the knee ankle or other joints and lead to osteoarthritis. Early treatment is important to relieve painful symptoms and prevent further damage. For more info: http://orthoinfo. Aaos. Org/topic. Cfm? Topic=A00602 ...Read more

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What is synovial fluid?

What is synovial fluid?

Joint Lubrication: Synovial fluid is a viscus fluid in between joints. Generally made up of hyaluronan sequester water and give a consistency conductive to "slippery" movement. This is located between cartilage so that when the joints glide across each other they don't cause damage and inflammation. ...Read more

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How to increase synovial fluid.

Varies: Synovial cells that line the synovial joints are the source of synovial fluid. They usually make more fluid in response to an inflammation of the joint capsule, a condition called synovitis. We do not really know of a therapeutic way to increase synovial fluid production in an arthritic joint, but there have been many studies and attempts to do so. ...Read more

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What causes? A? Synovial fluid decrease?

What causes? A? Synovial fluid decrease?

Don't fully underst-: And your question.
The Decrease in Synovial fluid production is seen in Osteoarthritis, due to the reduction in the cell's ability to produce it. How and Why it happens, is under research but no good explanation as yet has been found for it?
I hope I have answered your question to your satisfaction.
Ask again, if not what you wanted to ask.
Good Luck. ...Read more

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Can carilege and synovial fluid regenerate?

Can carilege and synovial fluid regenerate?

Once damaged no: Cartilage once damaged, exposed raw, on articular surface of joint will not regenerate (wide destruction of it the reason for joint replacement as it causes severe osteo -arthritis), synovial fluid the lubricant of joints, its secretion will diminish with disease process.-. ...Read more

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What are causes of synovial fluid decrease?

Most pathology in---: -joints such as inflammation or internal injury causes an increase of fluid. Even in severe degenerative arthritis of the knee, when opened 4 a TKA there's always fluid present. I hope someone else will answer this who has knowledge of any condition that causes a decrease. ...Read more

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How can I relieve pain from synovial fluid?

How can I relieve pain from synovial fluid?

Pain medication: Pain from synovial fluid is usually secondary to swelling and inflammation. I would recommend trying and anti-inflammatory medication such as Ibuprofen or Aleve (naproxen). If those do not help, I recommend you schedule an appointment with your doctor for further evaluation of the pain and for a treatment plan. ...Read more

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What can be done if you have synovial cysts?

What can be done if you have synovial cysts?

Depends: If they are symptomatic or restrict function, they can be removed depending upon location. Sometimes a trial of a splint to restrict use can help. Consult with a hand specialist. ...Read more

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What is some information about synovial cysts?

What is some information about synovial cysts?

Not uncommon: When a joint becomes arthritic, it can produce more joint or synovial fluid in an attempt to heal itself leading to pressure build up in that joint with a bubble or hernia of synovium which is the joint lining leading to a cyst. When these occur in the spine, they can sometimes press on or pinch a nerve mimicking the symptoms of a disc herniation or contribute to spinal stenosis. ...Read more

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What procedure removes synovial fluid for analysis?

Arthrocentesis: This is a procedure where a needle is inserted into the joint and fluid is drawn out into a syringe ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: synovial fluid?

What is the definition or description of: synovial fluid?

Joint fluid: The lining of your joints called synovium produces fluid that assists joint lubrication/nourishment. If a joint becomes injured or inflamed then excessive fluid can be produced causing joint swelling which you should check out with your sports doctor. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I can relieve pain from synovial fluid?

Seek diagnosis: Synovial fluid in and of itself does not usually cause pain. If your knee is swollen and you have an " excess" of synovial fluid, it is probably from an underlying cause such as a synovitis or a louse body or generalized arthritis. Once the specific diagnosis is made, then the treatment options can be determined. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: synovial crystals?

What is the definition or description of: synovial crystals?

Gout: Gout or pseudo gout causes the deposition of certain crystals within your joints. This can cause a painful inflammatory response. ...Read more