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1-5 days: Steriod injections for synovitis of the foot are used quite often. Certain steroid preparations are soluble and can work within 24 hours but their effect can be short lived. Depo forms(long acting /locally acting) can take up to 5-7 days to have their full effect since the steroid slowly dissolves or time. Wearing a brace or restricting activity of the foot can speed up the end result. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The synovial membrane is the lining of a joint and synovitis is inflammation of that lining. It can cause joint pain, swelling, and stiffness. When inflamed, the lining will create excessive joint fluid, causing swelling and increased joint pressure. The lining can also become thickened and cause apparent joint enlargement. Commonly associated with ...Read more
I've just been told I have acute synovitis and joint effusion in my left foot due to ultrasound what does it mean? What do I do about it?
NSAIDS, rest: Synovitis is inflammation of the fluid that lubricates your joints. Often caused by injury, overuse, and occasionally by virus infections. Treatment is rest and anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDs such as ibuprofen, naproxen, etc.). Will usually resolve in a few weeks. See your doctor for fever, spreading redness, or significant change in symptoms. ...Read more
4 months over but still see mild swelling and uneasiness in right foot.MRI report - Mild synovitis;no liga/tendon tear.Bmarrow edema; soft tisue edma?
Please help.Due to heavy running in right foot. Xray nrmal,MRI says-Mild synovitis at posterior talotibial joint.no ligament/tendon tear. Bmarow edema?
Rest, meds, PT, u/s: Tendinitis/bursistis of hip often results of over use/trauma and the first thing to do is take it easy/rest a bit. Antiinflammatory meds such as aleve/motrin may help. Physical therapy/gentle stretching/rom exercises. Iontophoresis ultrasounds therapy, topical meds etc...May help quite a bit as well. So, if doing on your own not enough, consult doc for possible injection. Good luck. ...Read more
Inflamed hip joint: Synovitis is inflammation of joint which can be related to trauma, infection, rheumatoid disease, gout, etc.Sometimes benign or malignant processes ini bone can cause reactive synovitis of adjacent joint. Fluid in joint can be part of disease process. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer