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Joints
Non-infective arthritis
Calcium pyrophosphate crystal deposition disease

Reviewer: Vijay Shankar, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 24 April 2013, last major update April 2013
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Pathophysiology
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Diagrams
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Pathogenesis

Sites
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Clinical features
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Diagnosis
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Laboratory
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Radiology images
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Pyrophosphate arthropathy

Meniscal chondrocalcinosis

Case reports
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Treatment
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Gross description
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Micro description
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Micro images
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H&E (A-C), Shiddam staining (figure 2)


High magnification

Compensated polarised light microscopy

H&E, polarized light

Differential diagnosis
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