Chondrocalcinosis of the knee

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

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Pain

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Meniscal calcification. Degenerative change particularly affecting the patellofemoral joint. Moderate sized knee joint effusion. 

Case Discussion

Chondrocalcinosis is seen in a variety of conditions. 

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Case information

rID: 13089
Published: 27th Feb 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Tag: knee
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