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Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2010;44(4):337-9. doi: 10.3944/AOTT.2010.2324.

Synovial chondromatosis of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the ring finger.

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  • 1İst-Hand Hand Surgery, Microsurgery and Rehabilitation Group, Department of Hand Surgery, Gaziosmanpaşa Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey.


Synovial chondromatosis is an uncommon condition, characterized by multinodular cartilagineous proliferation of the joint synovium. There are only a few case reports of synovial chondromatosis involving the hand in the literature. A case of synovial chondromatosis of the ring finger is reported in this paper.

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