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ALLMedicine™ Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease Center

Research & Reviews  67 results

Identification of Common Pathogenic Pathways Involved in Hemochromatosis Arthritis and ...
Current Rheumatology Reports; Mitton-Fitzgerald E, Gohr CM et. al.

Feb 11th, 2022 - Arthritis is a common clinical manifestation of hereditary hemochromatosis (HH), and HH is one of a handful of conditions linked to calcium pyrophosphate deposition (CPPD) in joints. The connection between these two types of arthritis has not yet ...

Ultrasound findings of calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease at metacarpophalangeal ...
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Cipolletta E, Di Matteo A et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2022 - To explore the spectrum of articular and peri-articular ultrasound (US) findings at metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joints in calcium pyrophosphate (CPP) deposition disease (CPPD). Consecutive CPPD patients (chronic CPP crystal inflammatory arthritis or...

Pathogenesis of calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease.
Best Practice & Research. Clinical Rheumatology; Williams CJ, Rosenthal AK

Oct 27th, 2021 - Calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease is defined by the presence of calcium pyrophosphate (CPP) crystals in articular cartilage and is the fourth most common type of arthritis in adults. Despite its high prevalence, the etiology of CPPD disease...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Treatment of Refractory Hemochromatosis Rheumatism by Anakinra: a Preliminary Phase II Study

Mar 12th, 2019 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is a genetic disease characterized by tissue iron overload. The most common genotype is homozygosity for the p.Cys282Tyr mutation of the HFE gene (MIM 235200). It is a serious disease which can lead to life threaten...

Anti Inflammatory Effects of Local Cryotherapy in Knee Arthritis

Feb 21st, 2019 - Patient inclusion Patients hospitalized in the rheumatology department in the Besançon university hospital in France and suffering from non-septic knee arthritis (rheumatoid arthritis according to the ACR-EULAR criteria, spondyloarthritis accordin...

Diagnostic Rentability of Screening for Associated Conditions in Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease Patients

Mar 28th, 2007 - The diagnostic usefulness of screening for hyperparathyroidism, hemochromatosis, hypothyroidism and hypophosphatasia in patients diagnosed with calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate (CPPD) deposition disease is uncertain. Patients diagnosed with CPPD de...

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News  2 results

A 26-Year-Old Woman Who Uses a Walking Cane Because of Pain

Sep 13th, 2019 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

A Painful, Red Wrist: Crack the Case

Dec 23rd, 2016 - Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar —Sigmund Freud A 76-year-old man with no history of trauma presents with sudden onset of severe pain and swelling of the left wrist, along with redness and marked restriction of range of motion. He was seen by his...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →