Localised nodular tenosynovitis

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Localised nodular tenosynovitis --> giant cell tumour of tendon sheath

a nodule, possibly inflammatory in nature, arising commonly from the flexor sheath of the fingers and thumb; composed of fibrous tissue, lipid-and haemosiderin-containing macrophages, and multinucleated giant cells.

Synonym: localised nodular tenosynovitis.

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