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Is Synovectomy, the right procedure for villondular synovitis?

i am suffering from pigmented villonodular synovitis in my right knee(age-20 years). i had a knee arthroscopy in july 2012. but the mass re grow after 5 months. now doctor has advised for knee synovectomy. i want to know the best doctor of india in this field.
Fri, 1 Sep 2017
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Yes the synoviectomy is the right procedure te treat the villonodular synovitis. Doctor can take material for biopsy during the surgery.
Dr. Selmani
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