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Gout and high blood uric acid levels (hyperuricaemia)
Written By: Dr Anand Malaviya
  Gout is an excruciatingly painful acute arthritis seen almost exclusively in men above 40 years of age; children and women in ...

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Sugary drinks might raise hypertension risk
Drinking sugar-sweetened sodas and fruit drinks is associated with higher blood pressure levels in adults.
 
Obesity, high BP raise women's gout risk
Obesity, high blood pressure and alcohol consumption are among the major risk factors for gout in women.
 
Vitamin C helps reduce gout risk
The use of vitamin C supplements may help stave off gout in men.
 
Sugary drinks raise gout risk
Sugar-sweetened soft drinks and fructose are strongly linked to an increased risk of gout in men.
 
Osteoarthritis may predispose patients to gout
Osteoarthritis (OA) may trigger the deposit of uric acid crystals in joints, the main cause behind gout.
 

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Why am I suffering from high blood pressure?
Answer By: Prof. OP Garg - Tuesday, May 17, 2011
  I am a 35 years old male suffering from high uric acid (7.4) since a few years. I took Zyloric 300 for a month after which my ...
How can my father’s kidney problem be treated?
Answer By: Dr Sridhar Reddy Allam - Thursday, March 3, 2011
  My 78 years old father is hypertensive for the last few years. Two years back he underwent TURP and removal of a stone from the ...
What does my kidney function test suggest?
Answer By: Prof Dinesh Dhanwal - Saturday, February 12, 2011
  I am a 39 years old male suffering from diabetes for the last two years. Recently, my creatinine level has risen to 2.4 mg/dl. I ...
Should I get my kidney removed?
Answer By: Dr Sridhar Reddy Allam - Monday, November 29, 2010
  I am a 45 years old female who had multiple kidney stones, and got operated seven years back by lithotripsy. But the ...
What are the side effects of Febutaz?
Answer By: Dr Chandra M Gulhati - Wednesday, November 17, 2010
  I am a 45 years old male who is suffering from high uric acid. Is Febutaz 40 a safer medicine than Zyloric for high uric ...

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G - gout
Saturday, May 2, 2009
 
a disease causing inflammation of the smaller joints, especially the toes, as a result of excessive uric acid in the blood.
P - p - amino hippuric acid (PAH)
Saturday, May 2, 2009
 
used in kidney tests to measure the plasma flow through the kidneys. ...
U - uric acid
Saturday, May 2, 2009
 
a crystalline acid forming a constituent of urine.

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High uric acid
Sent by: tamigato, Monday, May 4, 2009
 
I think you are eating too much meat, alchoholic drinks, deep-fried food, smoking and sweets right?
High uric acid
Sent by: Karan Thakur, Sunday, August 3, 2008
 
I had high uric acid level upto 6.9 four months back. I had pain in my finger joints on bending. It was more severe in the ...
diet
Sent by: ridhi, Saturday, June 21, 2008
 
myself Ridhi working as diet consultant with international chain of fitness yesterday i counselled one client with multiple ...
experience
Sent by: deonalli, Wednesday, September 5, 2007
 
Till 1995 Nov I was very healthy and hearty guy suddenly one night I lost my Brother at age of 42, this sudden death made me to ...

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