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Brad Keck
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A second article that shows the high incedence of tendon involved uric acid deposition and the clinical utility of dual energy CT is: Rev Bras Reumatol Engl Ed, 2017 vol. 57(1) pp. 64-72 “Relevant aspects of imaging in the diagnosis and management of gout”

While most MDs won’t have access to this imaging technology, it still shows they need to be aware of the high impact of gout – and the need to exclude high UA as part of any diagnosis. Seems MDs on both sides of the Atlantic are often missing this point!