The label ‘gout’ should be reserved only for patients with clinically evident disease according to a new consensus statement that has established the first internationally accepted definition for the condition. Led by Adelaide rheumatologist Dr David Bursill, the Gout, Hyperuricaemia and Crystal-Associated Disease Network (G-CAN) brought together more than 80 gout experts from more than ...
New gout definition: restricted to clinically evident disease
By Sunalie Silva
19 Sep 2019