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- Website: UpToDate - patient information
- Resource type: Article
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Gout is a painful condition that develops in some people who have high blood levels of urate. This condition can be prevented with anti-inflammatories and by lowering urate with diet changes. The goal of treatment is to reduce pain.
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arthritis, joint, nonsteroidal, anti-inflammatory, NSAIDs, ibuprofen, naproxen , indomethacin, celecoxib, colchicine , corticosteroids
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Rated on: 3/8/2017 2:59:51 PM
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