What is the role of biopsy in the evaluation of tenosynovitis?

Updated: Aug 27, 2018
  • Author: Mark R Foster, MD, PhD, FACS; Chief Editor: Harris Gellman, MD  more...
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Answer

Synovial biopsy for histopathologic examination is helpful in diagnosing granulomatous changes observed in Mycobacterium infections and in cases of chronic processes.


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