Gout is an inflammatory arthritis caused by deposition and accumulation of monosodium urate crystals in tissues, mainly synovium, cartilage and skin with or without symptoms as a result of long standing hyperuricemia. 90% of gout is due to under excretion and 10% is due to increased synthesis. The stages of gout are hyperuricemia, asymptomatic gout, … Continue reading Gout