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Disease Synovial Cyst

Name Synovial Cyst
Synonyms Cysts, Synovial | Cyst, Synovial | Synovial Cysts
Definition Non-neoplastic tumor-like lesions at joints, developed from the SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE of a joint through the JOINT CAPSULE into the periarticular tissues. They are filled with SYNOVIAL FLUID with a smooth and translucent appearance. A synovial cyst can develop from any joint, but most commonly at the back of the knee, where it is known as POPLITEAL CYST.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D013581

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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Synovial Cyst Has associated chemicals

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Synovial Cyst Has associated chemicals
  Popliteal Cyst