Synovial plica disorder

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What is synovial plica disorder?

Synovial plica disorder of the knee is a group of signs and symptoms that occur due to injury or overuse. Plica is tissue is made up of synovial tissue surrounding the knee joint. At times, it can become irritated by certain repetitive motions causing pain and limited range of motion.

Common symptoms reported by people with synovial plica disorder

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with synovial plica disorder

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol with Codeine #3)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Co-Dydramol)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
synovial plica disorder (1)

Data from patients with synovial plica disorder, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with synovial plica disorder

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol with Codeine #3)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Co-Dydramol)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
synovial plica disorder (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with synovial plica disorder, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has synovial plica disorder on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 1
40s 2
50s 1
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 6

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 5
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from synovial plica disorder patients who have completed their condition history
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