Calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate (CPPD) crystal deposition disease of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is rare. This article presents a 72-year-old man with CPPD deposition disease of TMJ. The patient's initial clinical presentation, diagnosis and treatment are discussed.
- Calcium phyrophosphate dihydrate crystal deposition disease
- Temporomandibular joint
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Oral Surgery
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine