Toxic synovitis is a condition affecting children that causes
Synovitis - toxic; Transient synovitis
Causes, incidence, and risk factors
Toxic synovitis occurs in children before puberty begins. It is a type of
Review Date: 11/02/2009
Reviewed By: Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.