Gout

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GOUT, med. jur. contracts. An inflammation of the fibrous and ligamentous parts of the joints.
     2. In cases of insurance on lives, when there is warranty of health, it seems that a man subject to the gout, is a life capable of being, insured, if he has no sickness at the time to make it an unequal contract. 2 Park, Ins. 583.

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Yan et al., "Study on the antigout activity of chlorogenic acid: improvement on hyperuricemia and gouty inflammation," American Journal of Chinese Medicine, vol.
In this retrospective analysis of data from 1,300 patients from the New York Veterans Affairs Gout Cohort, about 0.5% of those taking colchicine had an MI, compared with 3% of those not taking any antigout medication (P less than .05).
These drugs can be categorized into 12 pharmacologic classes: 4 antineoplastic drugs, 2 immunomodulators, 2 antipsychotics, 2 hematologic agents, 2 antibiotics, 1 antiarrhythmic agent, 1 anticonvulsant, 1 antidepressant, 1 antigout drug, 1 antihistamine, 1 antihyperlipidemic agent, and 1 vasopressin antagonist.