And “synovitis” has a fiercely medical sound, harsh and precise, and provides a very specific anatomic explanation.
Strangles occurs in the young principally and is not a frequent cause of synovitis or arthritis in the adult animal.
Acute arthritis begins like an ordinary attack of synovitis.
We may therefore have two distinct classes of joint inflammation: the varieties of synovitis, and the varieties of arthritis.
In this condition we have synovitis complicated by the presence of pus.
The symptoms of synovitis include stiffness and tenderness in the joint.
We may, in fact, and do get in it exactly similar changes to those termed 'synovitis' and 'arthritis' elsewhere.
synovitis may occur as a result of a simple injury, such as a subcutaneous wound, a contusion, or a sprain.
It depends, in fact, upon the severity of our case whether we call it synovitis or arthritis.
Such symptoms, therefore, as we have given for synovitis may be also read as indicating a condition of simple arthritis.
synovitis syn·o·vi·tis (sĭn'ə-vī'tĭs, sī'nə-)
Inflammation of a synovial membrane.