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Arthroscopic Treatment of Diffuse Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of the Knee: Complete Synovectomy and Septum Removal —Midterm Results

This study showed that an attentive arthroscopic synovectomy is a safer alternative with better clinical outcomes, with no clinical recurrences. [...] Thieme Medical Publishers 333 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001, USA.Article in Thieme eJournals: Table of contents  |  Abstract  |  Full text
Source: Journal of Knee Surgery - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tags: Original Article Source Type: research

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Source: Skeletal Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
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Source: Biomed Res - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Biomed Res Int Source Type: research
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Source: Journal of Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
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Source: World Journal of Orthopaedics - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: World J Orthop Source Type: research
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Source: Der Orthopade - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tags: Orthopade Source Type: research
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Source: Arthroscopy - Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery - Category: Surgery Authors: Source Type: research
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