Hyperuricemia Plays Pivotal Role in Progression of Kidney Disease.

  title={Hyperuricemia Plays Pivotal Role in Progression of Kidney Disease.},
  author={Ichiro Hisatome and Masanari Kuwabara},
  journal={Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society},
  volume={80 8},
diovascular and renal events. Hyperuricemia is also considered a risk factor for the progression of CKD. There are several epidemiological studies showing that higher SUA levels are associated with higher risk of CKD. Community-based studies enable the extrapolation of findings to general populations, and are of great benefit for establishing the management… CONTINUE READING