Familial aggregation of gout and relative genetic and environmental contributions: a nationwide population study in Taiwan

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OBJECTIVE To examine familial aggregation of gout and to estimate the heritability and environmental contributions to gout susceptibility in the general population. METHODS Using data from the National Health Insurance (NHI) Research Database in Taiwan, we conducted a nationwide cross-sectional study of data collected from 22 643 748 beneficiaries of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2013-204067

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