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The Complex Pathogenic Relationship Between Osteoarthritis, Gout, and Urate

Considerable evidence links osteoarthritis and gout (the most common type of inflammatory arthritis), and both these conditions are commonly observed in the same patient. Gout is characterized by a high level of uric acid in the blood, or hyperuricemia, which has a distinct role in the pathogenesis of gout. With disease-modifying agents available to treat…

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