- Q What is synovitis?
Dr. Anthony Komaroff, Internal MedicineIn a way, it's a fancy term for "arthritis," which means joint inflammation.But there is a difference between synovitis and arthritis. Synovitis describes prominent joint inflammation in which the most dramatic inflammation is of the synovium. This is a... Full Answer
- Q What is the most common form of arthritis?
Joan Haizlip, CardiologyOsteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis and a leading cause of disability. It is estimated that almost 27 million Americans suffer from osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis cannot be cured but it can be treated. Full Answer