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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Colchicine for prophylaxis of acute flares when initiating allopurinol for chronic gouty arthritis. J Rheumatol 2004; 31:2429-32.
Joint and tendon subclinical involvement suggestive of gouty arthritis in asymptomatic hyperuricemia: an ultrasound controlled study.
We prescribed benzbromarone, a potent uricosuric drug, to treat his gouty arthritis. At his 1-year follow-up visit, he had no recurrence of symptoms, and his serum uric acid level was in the normal range.{Figure 1}{Figure 2}{Figure 3}{Figure 4}
Symptoms of acute gouty arthritis typically include joint pain, swelling, and redness, with the knee being the third most commonly involved joint, behind the first metatarsophalangeal joint and ankle.
In the present study, we investigated the effect of aqueous SM extract on hyperuricemia and gouty arthritis and get an insight of the possible mechanism and the main metabolites.
Sui, "Influence of the total saponin fraction from Dioscorea nipponica Makino on TLR2/4-IL1R receptor singnal pathway in rats of gouty arthritis," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Gouty arthritis patients treated with anakinra were also in increased risk for infections, mostly by S.
Gouty arthritis is an inflammatory disease triggered by the accumulation of monosodium urate crystals in the joints [1].
A diagnostic rule for acute gouty arthritis in primary care without joint fluid analysis.
The disease has four stages: asymptomatic hyperuricemia, acute gouty arthritis, polyarticular gouty arthritis (Chronic, long-standing disease] and chronic tophaceous gout (soft tissue accumulation of sodium monourate].
A 70-year-old man with hypertension, coronary artery disease, renal insufficiency, and gouty arthritis presented with a 7-day history of severe intermittent right side abdominal pain.