Joint Fluid Analysis
What To Think About
- Your doctor may recommend further treatment
with medicine, physical therapy, or surgery after the cause of your joint pain
has been found.
- Tissue from the joint lining may be removed during
this test (synovial biopsy). The tissue sample is then examined under a
Primary Medical Reviewer
||Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer
||Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
||June 4, 2012
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
June 04, 2012
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