Surgical outcomes after excision of pigmented villonodular synovitis localized to the ankle and hindfoot without adjuvant therapy.

Abstract

Although a benign disorder, pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) has a high rate of recurrence. Because of the high incidence of recurrence and concern about destruction of the affected joint, several adjuvant therapies have been promoted without a clear standard treatment strategy. We reviewed cases of PVNS affecting the ankle and hindfoot joints (ankle… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.jfas.2014.11.008

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@article{Sung2015SurgicalOA, title={Surgical outcomes after excision of pigmented villonodular synovitis localized to the ankle and hindfoot without adjuvant therapy.}, author={Ki-Sun Sung and Kyung Rae Ko}, journal={The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons}, year={2015}, volume={54 2}, pages={160-3} }