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URIC ACID HAS MANY GOUT VICTIMS. DON’T LET KIDNEY BE ONE OF THEM

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THERE IS A 10-FOLD INCREASE IN GOUT PREVALENCE WHEN eGFR <60mL/min1*

Patients with stage 3 or 4 CKD have a 10-fold increase in gout prevalence compared with patients with normal renal function.1

CKD, chronic kidney disease; eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate.

*Post hoc, cross-sectional analysis of National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) data from 2009 to 2010 of adults >20 years of age.1

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REFERENCE

  1. Krishnan E. PLoS One. 2012;7:e50046.