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Synovial Chondromatosis


Other Names for this Disease
  • Synovial osteochondromatosis
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  • I have just had surgery for this condition - I am 53 years old and have had hip pain in my right hip for 31 years. Finally it has been diagnosed and (hopefully) fixed. I have also had type 1 diabetes since I was 28. Are there any ideas about the cause of synovial chondromatosis? Do you think I will have a full recovery? I have some arthritis in the joint - will this resolve? Click here for answer