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Descriptor English:   Chondrocalcinosis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Condrocalcinosis 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Condrocalcinose 
Synonyms English:   Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition
Tree Number:   C05.550.114.264
Definition English:   Presence of CALCIUM PYROPHOSPHATE in the connective tissues such as the cartilaginous structures of joints. When accompanied by GOUT-like symptoms, it is referred to as pseudogout. 
Indexing Annotation English:   note entry term: do not index CALCIUM PYROPHOSPHATE unless particularly discussed
See Related English:   Gout
History Note English:   72 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   2855 
Unique Identifier:   D002805 

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