Synovectomy

What is Synovectomy?

It is a surgical procedure in which a part of synovial membrane is removed in syno vial juint. Iis indicated incertain disease like rheumatoid arthritis.

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How long is the recovery time after flexor synovectomy?

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Brief Answer:
Around 8 weeks time is sufficient to recover from synovectomy.

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Around 8 weeks time...

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I had a total knee early May and still have severe pain 8-9. There is no infection and had a total body bone scan that was normal. Good range of...

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Brief Answer:
Several options

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Hello Peggy,
I am sorry you are having so much pain after a surgery. This is not typical for a knee replacement...

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This is the impression after a second MRI on my left knee 3 years after ACL reconstruction: The ACL graft is felt to be intact however there...

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Brief Answer:
There is no mention of arthritis in MRI report.

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I have gone through...

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