Synovial osteochondromatosis - hip

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


40 yr old male with pain in hip since 2 yrs

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male

Radiograph shows soft tissue calcification around left hip joint.

Case Discussion

Synovial osteochondromatosis is the conversion of synovial connective tissue to cartilage. It is synovial metaplasia to form cartilage. 

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Case information

rID: 6307
Published: 30th May 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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