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Disease Synovitis, Pigmented Villonodular

Name Synovitis, Pigmented Villonodular
Synonyms Diffuse Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor | Pigmented Villonodular Synovitides | Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis | Synovitides, Pigmented Villonodular | Villonodular Synovitides, Pigmented | Villonodular Synovitis, Pigmented
Definition Diffuse outgrowth arising from the SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE; SYNOVIAL BURSA; or TENDON sheath around the joint cavity, with extension to surrounding soft tissue. It is characterized by pigmented HEMOSIDERIN-containing MACROPHAGES; FOAM CELLS; and multinucleated GIANT CELLS. It usually occurs in the hands and feet, and around large joints, such as in the ankle and knee joints.
Categories Cancer | Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D013586
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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Giant Cell Tumors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheath Synovitis, Pigmented Villonodular
2. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Joint Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Synovitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheath Synovitis, Pigmented Villonodular
3. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Muscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tendinopathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheath Synovitis, Pigmented Villonodular

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