Charcot joint causes (mnemonic)

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Craig Hacking et al.

The causes of a Charcot joint can be remembered, with a little poetic license, as they (all) start with the letter S.


The features of Charcot arthropathy can be remembered with the 6D's mnemonic.

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rID: 37543
Section: Mnemonics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • S's mnemonic
  • S's

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