[Primary synovial chondromatosis of the shoulder].

  title={[Primary synovial chondromatosis of the shoulder].},
  author={Andreas W Werner and Alexander Wild and Tilko Mueller and A. Borys and Frank Gohlke and Ruediger Krauspe},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Orthopadie und ihre Grenzgebiete},
  volume={140 4},
AIM To demonstrate the various patterns of primary synovial chondromatosis (PSC) around the shoulder and to discuss a therapeutic algorithm. METHOD In this retrospective study, 6 patients with histologically proven PSC were operated on. The diagnosis was based on clinical examination, plain X-rays, ultrasonography and MRI in 5/6 patients. Also, a histological examination was done in all cases. According to the localisation of the disease, surgery was done by endoscopy alone, endoscopy… CONTINUE READING