Tenosynovial Osteochondromatosis of the Flexor Hallucis Longus in a Division I Tennis Player.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Tenosynovial (extra-articular) chondromatosis (TC) is a condition characterized by the cartilaginous proliferation of synovial cells derived from the synovial lining of bursa and tendon sheaths. These lesions are often multinodular and most commonly present with complaints of swelling or pain. Treatment of TC primarily entails surgical excision. There are no known reports of TC in collegiate athletes. We present a case of TC in a Division I tennis player.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Thomsen, TW; Hogrefe, CP; Hall, MM; Amendola, A

Published Date

  • November 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 25 / 6

Start / End Page

  • e74 - e76

PubMed ID

  • 25514138

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1536-3724

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000167


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States