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Chondrocalcinosis: Introduction

Chondrocalcinosis: A rare inherited metabolic disorder where the chemical calcium pyrophosphate dihyrdate is deposited in one or more joints in the body - usually the knee is affected. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chondrocalcinosis is available below.

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Definitions of Chondrocalcinosis:

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) - (Source - Diseases Database)

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