Acute Gout

Journal Article (Review;Journal)

Gout is an inflammatory arthritis resulting from the deposition of monosodium urate crystals in joints and soft tissues. This article discusses the definitions and epidemiology of acute gout. History and examination, diagnosis, management, prognosis, performance improvement, and clinical guidelines are also discussed. © 2012 Elsevier Inc.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Neal, K; Sundy, JS

Published Date

  • January 1, 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 1 / 1

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2211-5943

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ehmc.2011.11.007

Citation Source

  • Scopus