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Disease Chondrocalcinosis

Name Chondrocalcinosis
Synonyms Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition | Chondrocalcinoses | Pseudogout
Definition Presence of calcium salts, especially calcium pyrophosphate, in the cartilaginous structures of one or more joints. When accompanied by attacks of goutlike symptoms, it is called pseudogout. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D002805
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DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Joint Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arthritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Chondrocalcinosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Chondrocalcinosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Chondrocalcinosis 1 Has associated genes
  Chondrocalcinosis 2 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Chondrocalcinosis due to Apatite crystal deposition