Case Report: Juvenile Tophaceous Gout


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Gunes S., Okuturlar Y. , Yilmazer B., Oner S. Y. , Harmankaya O.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND ANALYTICAL MEDICINE, vol.6, pp.542-544, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.4328/jcam.3602
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND ANALYTICAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.542-544

Abstract

Gout is a metabolic disease that manifests as recurrent arthritis. Its incidance increases with age. Clinical findings include recurrent acute arthritis, tophus at joints and tissues, uricacid stones and gouty nephropathy. Tophi is a late period complication of arthritis. In this casereport we presented a patient with early-onset juvenile tophaceous gout.