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Bones Pseudogout Associations Mnemonic

Pseudo-gout is Associated with these Conditions

-Hyperparathyroidism
-Hemochromatosis
-Hypomagnesemia
-Hypophosphatemia

Remember the 4 Hs

They all promote Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Crystal Deposition(CPPD).

These metabolic associations has to be sought specially in younger patients in whom pseudogout is a distant possibility.
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