Patients with early onset gout develop earlier severe joint involvement and metabolic comorbid conditions, a French study has shown. Gout onset before the age of 40 is unusual, but when it does occur patients have joint involvement as severe as seen in older patients with ‘classic’ gout that is typically diagnosed 15 years later, according ...
Patients with early onset gout have more severe disease
By Michael Woodhead
24 Jul 2018