Synovial chondromatosis of the subcoracoid bursa


Demirhan M., Eralp L., Atalar A.

INTERNATIONAL ORTHOPAEDICS, vol.23, no.6, pp.358-360, 1999 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s002640050393
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL ORTHOPAEDICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.358-360

Abstract

Synovial chondromatosis, is the chondroid metaplasia of the synovial membrane. Large joints such as the knee and hip are most commonly involved. Extraarticular involvement is rarely described. Synovial chondromatosis may be associated with impingement syndrome of the shoulder We report a case of synovial chondromatosis of the subcoracoid bursa, which resulted in impingement symptoms.