chondrocalcinosis


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chon·dro·cal·ci·no·sis

n. condrocalcinosis, condición semejante a la gota, con manifestaciones de cicatrización por calcificación y deteriorización o alteraciones degenerativas de los cartílagos.

chondrocalcinosis

n condrocalcinosis f
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He had chondrocalcinosis involving the menisci and hyaline cartilage, with predominant patellofemoral joint osteoarthritis.
Radiographic findings included apparent chondrocalcinosis with joint effusion in the talotibial joint, which is highly suggestive of pseudogout associated with CPPD.
Lifelong supplementation of magnesium is also recommended, as hypomagnesemia is believed to be the cause of chondrocalcinosis (3).
Chondrocalcinosis is asymptomatic and often seen in elderly patients, especially in joints with hyaline cartilage and fibrocartilage, such as the knee and wrist.
Association of gastrocnemius tendon calcification with chondrocalcinosis of the knee.
There are characteristic gouty erosions and chondrocalcinosis with secondary osteoarthritis.
However, there is an increased prevalence of chondrocalcinosis with advancing age and occasional cases of acute pancreatitis have been reported (20,23).
Radiographically, the diagnosis of pseudogout often can be confirmed by evidence of chondrocalcinosis in the affected joint space.
Chondrocalcinosis is the term used to describe the calcium-containing deposits that are found in cartilage and which are usually visible on joint x-rays.
In a case series of the synovial joint complications of SED, Sambrook et al noted cases of chronic synovitis and radiologically evident chondrocalcinosis in multiple joints.