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What Is The Difference Between Gout and Hyperuricemia?

Hyperuricemia is a condition where the uric acid content in the blood serum is beyond the healthy range. Gout is a type of arthritis inflammation which is caused by the formation of uric acid crystals or monosodium urate crystals, usually in the synovial fluid of the joints which lead to the onset of a gout…
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September 1, 2015 0

What is The Difference Between Gout and Hyperuricemia?

Many people are confuse about the difference between gout and hyperuricemia (high uric acid) due to the fact that these two words are often appear together in many articles. If you just got your first gout attack and wondering how did you get it and how to get rid of it, knowing the difference between…
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May 21, 2015 0

The Untold Hyperuricemia Symptoms

Hyperuricemia is a condition where there is high level of uric acid content in the blood serum, it is closely associated with gout attacks. Almost 90% of the people suffering from gout attacks are having hyperuricemia. The other 10% may have normal uric acid level in the blood serum because the excess uric acid is…
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April 25, 2015 0

Probenecid vs Allopurinol? Both Lose!

In the conventional medical industry, there are 2 approaches used to deal with the problem of high uric acid or hyperuricemia: 1.) Suppressed the production of uric acid with xanthine oxidase inhibitor such as allopurinol. 2.) Increase the excretion of uric acid in the urine with the help of uricosuric drugs such as probenecid. If…
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April 24, 2015 0