Pigmented villonodular synovitis associated with congenital dislocation of the hip


ATİLLA B. , ÜZÜMCÜGİL A. , AYDINGÖZ Ü. , Gedikoglu G.

HIP International, cilt.13, sa.3, ss.189-192, 2003 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 13 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2003
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/112070000301300311
  • Dergi Adı: HIP International
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.189-192

Özet

Hip involvement in pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS), itself a rare disease, is not uncommon. However, no association of PVNS with congenital dislocation of the hip has been reported in the literature. Here we describe the case of a middle-aged woman with such a condition.