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A 52-year-old man with a history of obesity and hyperlipidemia has developed pain in his right knee.
He tells you that he has been experiencing this pain for several months and has been treating himself with over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
However, he recently experienced a flare-up of the symptoms with increased pain and swelling.
X-ray of his knee is shown (see Figure).
The most likely diagnosis is...
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