What is Tenosynovitis?

Tenosynovitis is inflammation of the lining of the sheath that surrounds a tendon (the cord like structure that joins muscle to bone). The synovium is a lining of the protective sheath that covers tendons. Tenosynovitis is inflammation of this sheath.

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One of my relative had pain in wrist after counselting to docter they said it may be tenosynovitis and given 15days treatment if pain not reduce we...

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No need of biopsy for tenosynovitis

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I'm an IT consultant and I had quit smoking in Feb 2013. After few months I had the following symptoms: Severe Joint pain (especially...

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Do not worry, prognosis is excellent.

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