[Antihypertensive therapy optimization and endothelial function in patients with gout and chronic urate tubulointerstitial nephritis].


AIM to characterize the markers of endothelial dysfunction and the effect of antihypertensive drugs on them in patients with chronic urate tubulointestinal nephritis (UTIN) and articular gout. SUBJECTS AND METHODS The study enrolled 81 patients aged 39 to 59 years with gout and urate nephropathy. All the patients were diagnosed as having grade 1-2… (More)