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Uric Acid

Known as: 7,9-Dihydro-1H-purine-2,6,8(3H)-trione, Acid, Uric, Trioxopurine 
A waste product left over from normal chemical processes in the body and found in the urine and blood. Abnormal buildup of uric acid in the body may… 
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Review
2008
Review
2008
This review summarizes relevant studies concerning uric acid and possible links to hypertension, renal disease, and… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Development of the acute and chronic inflammatory responses known as gout and pseudogout are associated with the deposition of… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The worldwide epidemic of metabolic syndrome correlates with an elevation in serum uric acid as well as a marked increase in… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Hyperuricemia is associated with hypertension, vascular disease, renal disease, and cardiovascular events. In this report, we… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
An elevation in circulating serum uric acid is strongly associated with the development of hypertension and renal disease, but… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
ContextAlthough many epidemiological studies have suggested that increased serum uric acid levels are a risk factor for… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
The association of serum uric acid with cardiovascular disease has been appreciated for nearly half a century (1). Several… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A simple, automated test measuring the ferric reducing ability of plasma, the FRAP assay, is presented as a novel method for… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
OBJECTIVE To define the relationship, if any, between insulin-mediated glucose disposal and serum uric acid. DESIGN Cross… 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
During primate evolution, a major factor in lengthening life-span and decreasing age-specific cancer rates may have been improved…