gout


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Synonyms for gout

a painful inflammation of the big toe and foot caused by defects in uric acid metabolism resulting in deposits of the acid and its salts in the blood and joints

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Everywhere were swords, pistols, cuirasses, and arquebuses, and it was plain that as soon as his gout was better Monsieur de Bouillon would give a pretty tangle to the enemies of the parliament to unravel.
My spirit is willing, my head is clear, but this demon, the gout, o'ercrows me.
My friend, I think that he is much troubled with gout.
A man with the gout in his right hand - and everywhere else - can't expect to get through a Double Gloucester without hurting himself.
It was understood that nothing of a tender nature could possibly be confided to old Barley, by reason of his being totally unequal to the consideration of any subject more psychological than Gout, Rum, and Purser's stores.
It's stewed up together, and taken hot, and it's a nice thing for the gout, I should think
Weller, 'the gout is a complaint as arises from too much ease and comfort.
As he was speaking thus, entirely occupied with his ciphers, and thinking no more of his gout, repelled by a preoccupation which, with the cardinal, was the most powerful of all preoccupations, Bernouin rushed into the chamber, quite in a fright.
Jennings, though regretting that she had not been five minutes earlier, was satisfied with the compromise; and Elinor, as she swallowed the chief of it, reflected, that though its effects on a colicky gout were, at present, of little importance to her, its healing powers, on a disappointed heart might be as reasonably tried on herself as on her sister.
and the swords and armor on the knights' portraits rattled, and the silk gowns rustled; the hog's leather spoke, and the old chairs had the gout in their legs and rheumatism in their backs: Ugh
8,9) Among these, osteoarthritis (the most common arthritis (5,6)) and gout (the most common inflammatory arthritis (2)) have received relatively little attention.
9 mg/dL, the risk of gout is less than 1% per year.
On the other hand, gout, while being painful and disabling, isn't as life threatening.
Gout is a type of arthritis where crystals of sodium urate form inside and around joints.
For the management of Hyperuricemia and Gout we have these American College of Rheumatology Guidelines, Japanese and Philippines Guidelines and then NICE guidelines.