Urinary UMOD excretion and chronic kidney disease in gout patients: cross-sectional case-control study.

@article{Wu2011UrinaryUE,
  title={Urinary UMOD excretion and chronic kidney disease in gout patients: cross-sectional case-control study.},
  author={Chien-Hsing Wu and Chien-Te Lee and Chih-Hsiung Lee and Tien-Tsai Cheng and Hsueh-wen Chang and Eton Lin and F M Chuang and Hui-Ping Yang and Ying-Chou Chen and Chien-Yi Wu and Chung-Jen Chen},
  journal={Renal failure},
  year={2011},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={164-8}
}
Patients with gout often have concurrent chronic kidney disease (CKD); the relationship between the two conditions is still unclear. Previous studies have identified an association between low level of urinary uromodulin (UMOD) and CKD within the setting of diabetes and lupus. The aim of this study was to examine the association between urinary UMOD… CONTINUE READING