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serous synovitis

serous synovitis in Medicine

serous synovitis n.
Synovitis with a large effusion of nonpurulent fluid.

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  • In the Joints, a serous synovitis or hydrops may occur, chiefly in the knee, on one or on both sides.

    Manual of Surgery Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
  • The most frequent clinical type is that of a serous synovitis, occurring within a week or ten days from the onset of the fever.

    Manual of Surgery Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles

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