Female gout: clinical and laboratory features.

  title={Female gout: clinical and laboratory features.},
  author={Alexandre Wagner Silva de Souza and Vander Fernandes and Antonio J. L. Ferrari},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  volume={32 11},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate and compare clinical and laboratory features of gout in men and women. METHODS Twenty-seven women and 31 men with gout underwent clinical and laboratory evaluation and review of medical records. RESULTS Disease onset in women was a mean of 7 years later than in men. There were no differences between women and men regarding systemic hypertension, diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia, chronic renal failure, renal stones, ischemic heart disease, or heavy alcohol consumption… CONTINUE READING
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