Modality: X-ray
Frontal
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Chondrocalcinosis of the knee secondary to CPPD. The other causes of chondrocalcinosis can be remembered with this mnemonic. ”

Used in the following articles:

  • Chondrocalcinosis - “ Although frequently used as a synonym for CPPD, chondrocalcinosis is a generic term referring simply to visible calcification of both hyaline cart...”
  • Chondrocalcinosis (mnemonic) - “ Mnemonics for chondrocalcinosis include: 3 Cs WHIP A DOG HOGWASH Mnemonics 3 Cs  C: crystals CPPD, sodium urate (gout) C: cations calcium (...”
  • Calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate deposition disease - “ Calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate disease (CPPD disease), also referred as pyrophosphate arthropathy and perhaps confusingly as pseudogout, is commo...”

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