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Diseases > Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disorder (CPPD)

Calcium pyrophosphate deposition disorder (CPPD) is a chronic disease that causes joint problems due to an accumulation of calcium pyrophosphate crystals in and around the joints and tendons. The symptoms are very similar to other arthritic diseases. This can make it difficult to diagnose CPPD.

About Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disorder (CPPD)