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How soon, if at all, can synovitis in the knee (caused by gout) return after a synovectomy?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Anytime

There is no value from synovectomy in gout.
Synovectomy is neither a treatment nor cure for gout.

In brief: Anytime

There is no value from synovectomy in gout.
Synovectomy is neither a treatment nor cure for gout.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Gout

Synovitis can return immediately.
Stay hydrated and take your gout meds to lessen the chance of return.

In brief: Gout

Synovitis can return immediately.
Stay hydrated and take your gout meds to lessen the chance of return.
Dr. John Michalski
Dr. John Michalski
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