Gerald Falasca, Author at Dermatology Advisor

Gerald Falasca

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Gout (Monosodium Urate Deposition Disease)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history The classical presentation of gout (also called podagra) is monoarthritis affecting the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint that , often awakens the patient in the middle of the night. Gout can occur as a monoarthritis, oligoarthritis, or a polyarthritis. The areas…

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