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Differential diagnosis includes osteoarthritis, Perthe's disease, pigmented villonodular synovitis, hemophilia, pseudogout, psoriatic arthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis.
The histologic examination revealed sheets of proliferating cells creating fronds protruding the synovial lining, which is compatible with pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) (Fig.
Pigmented villonodular synovitis is a benign proliferative synovial process that is most commonly monoarticular.
Pigmented villonodular synovitis is a benign but locally destructive disease that originates in the synovial membranes of the joints.
Lipid microspherules in synovial fluid of patients with pigmented villonodular synovitis.
Pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS), synovial chondromatosis, RA, intraarticular lipoma, and synovial hemangiomas should be considered in the differential diagnosis of LA as they usually present with painless synovial thickening and effusion.
Strong to moderate p63 staining was seen in 80% of giant cell tumors of bone (Figure 1, A and B), 70% of chondroblastomas (Figure 2, A and B), 2 cases of aneurysmal bone cyst (Figure 2, C and D), 2 cases of giant cell reparative granulomas, 1 case of tenosynovial giant cell tumor, 2 cases of osteosarcoma (Figure 2, E and F), and 1 case of pigmented villonodular synovitis.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and x-ray studies in 2004 were interpreted as pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) involving the right hip with extraarticular extension into the pelvis (Figure 1).