Pigmented villonodular synovitis Academic Article uri icon

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  • Pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) is a rare benign proliferative growth of the synovium of obscure aetiology with a wide spectrum of clinical presentations and imaging findings. The purpose of this review is to acquaint the reader with the spectrum of imaging features of PVNS using a variety of imaging techniques.


  • Al-Nakshabandi, NA
  • Ryan, AG
  • Choudur, Hema
  • Torreggiani, W
  • Nicoloau, S
  • Munk, PL
  • Al-Ismail, K

publication date

  • May 2004