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What would happen if a synovial membrane leaked out of a cyst?

Recurrence. When synovial fluid leaks out of a ganglion cyst the body reacts to isolate it with scar/fibrous tissue. This will cause an extension of the cyst or an apparent enlargement of the cyst. Read more...

Hello, I just had a knee scope done a week ago. Before that, I was tested by a rheumatologist for any autoimmune disorders and all of the tests came back negative. My doctor basically ended up scraping out the synovial membrane of my knee because it was I

Knee scopes. Many times knee scopes r performed to repair structural defects. Sometimes they r done to assist with making a diagnosis.,which can sometimes be accompanied by removing some of the joint lining (synovial tissue). The tissue can be analyzed to further help with prescribing the best course of treatment. Read more...