Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Arthritis Pseudogout Incidence

Facts about pseudogout:

  • Pseudogout is slightly more common in women than in men.
  • Most cases of pseudogout occur after the age of 50.
  • About 80% of patients of patients with pseudogout are over the age of 60.

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Last Updated: Jul 2, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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