Problem

Villonodular synovitis

Nature:

Villonodular synovitis is a type of synovial swelling.

Types include:

Pigmented villonodular synovitis Giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath

Though they have very different names, they have the same histology, and stain positive for CD68, HAM56, and vimentin. They are sometimes discussed together.

Broader Problems:
Lameness in horses
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Subject(s):
Medicine Pathology
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET