Charcot joint causes (mnemonic)

Dr Tee Yu Jin and Dr Craig Hacking et al.

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

Mnemonic

Ss

The features of Charcot joint can be remembered with the 6Ds mnemonic.

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

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