CPPD


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CPPD

CPPD

abbreviation for calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate. See chondrocalcinosis.

CPPD

calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate.

CPPD

abbrev. for calcium pysophosphate dihydrate, the crystalline substance deposited in cartilage and causing PSEUDOGOUT.
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Other diseases, such as hemochromatosis and hypomagnesaemia, have an associated component with CPPD deposition.
In addition to mimicking the clinical patterns of gout, the symptoms of CPPD joint disease may overlap with those of other inflammatory conditions.
In two of the delayed CPPD-positive cases, the patients had septic arthritis, and the clinical significance of the CPPD crystals was unclear in this setting.
These crystals demonstrate negative birefringence under polarizing microscopy, with a reverse yellow-blue color pattern as compared to CPPD crystals with reference to the axis of slow ray.
The variables for this study included five maternal involvement predictors derived from the CPPD and the MIQ-T, one child predictor, child gender, and one mother cognitive factor, PPVT-R.
Note: Please notify the Supply Corps Career Counselor of all applications submitted directly to the CPPD for the Olmsted Program via email at supplycorpscareercounselor@navy.
The page also contains new training tools developed by CPPD for CFLs, such as body composition assessments, examples of proper form and technique for various exercises and a multimedia section entitled, "Improving your Physical Readiness Test Scores.
And while a regular light allows one to see CPPD and urate crystals, a polarized light is often necessary for distinguishing the difference between them.
CPPD, part of the Naval Education and Training Command domain, manages the execution of the Navy's VOLED programs.
SRA delivers cost-effective, innovative and high-quality business automation to CPPD and their partners.
Our patient's radiographs revealed chondrocalcinosis of the triangular cartilage, which is suggestive of CPPD, but synovial fluid crystal analysis was not pursued.
I was already accustomed to teaching the petty officer first class and second class selectee leadership and command-delivered 'train the trainer' courses for CPPD, so the training transition was really seamless," said Bulatao.