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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1973 February; 66(2): 197–199.
PMCID: PMC1644514

Synovectomy of the metacarpophalangeal joints in rheumatoid arthritis.

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  • Kessler I, Vainio K. Posterior (dorsal) synovectomy for rheumatoid involvement of the hand and wrist. A follow-up study of sixty-six procedures. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1966 Sep;48(6):1085–1094. [PubMed]
  • Nicolle FV, Holt PJ, Calnan JS. Prophylactic synovectomy of the joints of the rheumatoid hand. Clinical trial with 4 to 8-year follow-up. Ann Rheum Dis. 1971 Sep;30(5):476–480. [PMC free article] [PubMed]

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