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Gout is a disease involving uric acid deposits in the joints.
The disease is particularly mysterious because other than gout the birds look fine.
Gout is a kind of arthritis that occurs when uric acid builds up in blood and causes joint inflammation.
The specific symptoms of gout depend on the stage of the disease.
The roll call of famous gout sufferers is long and distinguished.
Properly treated gout rarely poses a long-term health threat.
High levels of uric acid can cause gout or kidney disease.
No other disease has the aristocratic lineage of gout.
Doctors usually recommend a diet heavy on dairy products and light on meat and fish for people who have gout.
Decades ago, the drug allopurinol was a godsend for gout sufferers.
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