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What does PVS stand for?

PVS stands for Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis


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1), (2) If gouty tophus involves soft tissue in the absence of articular disease, the tophi can be mistaken as a neoplastic lesionin However, one has to bear in mind other possible differentials such as tuberculosis, chronic rheumatoid arthritis (RA), amyloidosis, and pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS).
DIAGNOSIS Pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) of the elbow DISCUSSION Pigmented villonodular synovitis is an uncommon disease that affects primarily tendon sheaths and less commonly joints and bursae.