Synovial Biopsy, Synovium, Synovial Fluid & Arthrocentesis

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References Related to Synovial Fluid and MSU (Gout)

Schumacher HR, Phelps P: Sequential changes in human polymorphonuclear leukocytes following urate crystal phagocytosis: An electron microscopic study. Arthritis Rheum 14: 513-526, 1971.

Schumacher HR, Phelps P, Agudelo CA : Urate crystal induced inflammation in dog joints: Sequential changes. J Rheumatol 1:102-113, 1974.

Dorwart BB, Hansell JR, Schumacher HR: Effects of cold and heat on urate crystal induced synovitis in the dog. Arth Rheum 17:563-571, 1974.

Schumacher HR, Fishbein P, Phelps P, Tse R, Krauser RE: Comparison of sodium urate and calcium pyrophosphate crystal phagocytosis by polymorphonuclear leucocytes. Effects of crystal size and other factors. Arthritis Rheum 18:783-792, 1975.

Schumacher HR, Jimenez SA, Gibson T, Pascual E, Traycoff RB, Dorwart BB, Reginato AJ: Acute gouty arthritis without urate crystals identified on initial examination of synovial fluid. Report of nine patients. Arthritis Rheum 18:603-612, 1975.

Weinberger A, Schumacher HR, Agudelo C: Urate crystals in asymptomatic metatarsophalangeal joints. Ann Int Med 91:56-57, 1979.

Agudelo CA, Weinberger A, Schumacher HR, Turner R, Molina J: Definitive diagnosis of gout by identification of urate crystals in asymptomatic metatarsophalangeal joints. Arthritis Rheum 22:559-560, 1979.

Paul H, Reginato AJ, Schumacher HR: Morphological characteristics of monosodium urate: A transmission electron microscopic study of intact natural and synthetic crystals. Ann Rheum Dis 42:37-43, 1983.

Paul H, Clayburne G, Schumacher HR: Lidocaine inhibits leukocyte migration and phagocytosis in monosodium urate crystal-induced synovitis in dogs. J Rheumatol 10:434-439, 1983.

Bardin T, Cherian PV, Schumacher HR: An immunoelectron microscopical study of the orientation of IgG molecules on the surface of monosodium urate crystals. Ann Rheum Dis 42:109-110, 1983.

Paul H, Clayburne G, Schumacher HR: Lidocaine inhibits leukocyte migration and phagocytosis in monosodium urate crystal-induced synovitis in dogs. J Rheumatol 10:434-439, 1983.

Bardin T, Cherian PV, Schumacher HR: Immunoglobulins on the surface of monosodium urate crystals: An immuno-electron microscopic study. J Rheumatol 11:339-341, 1984.

Cherian PV, Schumacher HR: Immunochemical and ultrastructural characterization of serum proteins associated with monosodium urate crystals (MSU) in synovial fluid cells from patients with gout. Ultrastructural Pathology 10:209-219, 1986.

Bomalaski JS, Lluberas G and Schumacher HR: Monosodium urate crystals in the knee joints of patients with asymptomatic nontophaceous gout. Arth Rheum 29:1480-1484, 1986.

Rosen MS, Baker D, Schumacher HR: Products of polymorphonuclear cell injury inhibit IgG enhancement of monosodium urate-induced superoxide production. Arthritis Rheum 29:1473-1479, 1986.

Tate GA, Mandell BF, Schumacher HR, Zurier RB: Suppression of acute inflammation by 15 methyl prostaglandin E 1. Laboratory Investigation 59:192-199, 1988.

Durback MA, Schumacher HR: Acute gouty arthritis in 4 patients with systemic sclerosis. J Rheum 15:1503-1505, 1988.

Tate GA, Mandell BF, Karmali RA, Laposata M, Baker DG, Schumacher HR, Zurier RB: Suppression of monosodium urate crystal-induced acute inflammation by diets enriched with gamma-linolenic acid and eicosapentaenoic acid. Arthritis Rheum 31:1543-1551, 1988.

Nagase M, Baker DG, Schumacher HR: Immunoglobulin G coating on crystals and ceramics enhances polymorphonuclear cell superoxide production: Correlation with immunoglobulin G adsorbed. J Rheumatol 16:971-976, 1989.

Antommattei O, Heimer R, Baker DG, Schumacher HR: Binding of synovial fluid proteins to monosodium urate crystals in vitro. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology 8:29-34, 1990.

Fam AG, Schumacher HR, Clayburne G, Sieck M, Mandel NS, Cheng P, Pritzker KPH: A comparison of five preparations of synthetic monosodium urate monohydrate crystals. J Rheumatol 19:780-787,1992.

Veerapan K, Schumacher HR, VanLinthoudt D, Neilson EG, Wang F: Tophaceous gout in young patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. J Rheumatol 20:721-724, 1993.

Ortiz-Bravo E, Sieck M, Schumacher HR: Changes in the proteins coating monosodium urate crystals during active and subsiding inflammation. Arthritis Rheum 36:1274-1285, 1993.

Ferrari AJL, Van Linthoudt D, Morrone L, Branigan P, Schumacher HR, Baker DG: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and prostaglandins: Their interactions and effects on the particulate-induced inflammatory process implicated in joint implant-loosening and on monosodium urate crystal-induced inflammation. Am J of Therapeutics 3:189-194, 1996.

Meng ZH, Hudson AP, Schumacher HR, Baker JF, Baker DG: Monosodium urate, hydroxyapatite, and calcium pyrophosphate crystals induce tumor necrosis factor- α expression in a mononuclear cell line. J Rheumatol 24:2385-2388, 1997.

Li-Yu J, Clayburne G, Sieck M, Beutler A, Rull M, Eisner E, Schumacher HR: Treatment of chronic gout. Can we determine when urate stores are depleted enough to prevent attacks of gout? J Rheumatol 28:577-580, 2001.

Rull M, Clayburne G, Sieck M, Schumacher HR. Intra-articular corticosteroid preparations: different characteristics and their effect during inflammation induced by monosodium urate crystals in the rat subcutaneous air pouch. Rheumatology 42:1093-1100, 2003.


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