Operative treatment of primary synovial osteochondromatosis of the hip.

@article{Lim2006OperativeTO,
  title={Operative treatment of primary synovial osteochondromatosis of the hip.},
  author={Seung-Jae Lim and Hye-won Chung and Yoon-La Choi and Young-Wan Moon and Jai-Gon Seo and Youn-Soo Park},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={2006},
  volume={88 11},
  pages={
          2456-64
        }
}
BACKGROUND Primary synovial osteochondromatosis of the hip, a rare benign condition characterized by multiple intra-articular osteochondral loose bodies and synovial hyperplasia, may result in mechanical symptoms and degenerative arthritis if untreated. The purpose of this study was to report the results of arthrotomy alone or combined with anterior dislocation of the hip to perform synovectomy and removal of loose bodies in patients with this condition. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed a… CONTINUE READING

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