Synovial cysts of proximal tibiofibular joint causing peroneal nerve palsy: report of three cases and review of the literature


Synovial cyst of the proximal tibiofibular joint is a very rare condition, for which there is no consensus regarding treatment. We present three patients who had synovial cysts of proximal tibiofibular joint that caused peroneal nerve palsy. We discuss the special features of synovial cysts and review the literature. We consider the best treatment of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00402-004-0717-y


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