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noun as in taste

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Even arthritis and gout could afflict dinos and other ancient creatures.

Urate crystals indicate gout, and crystals containing calcium point to pseudogout.

The extra financial padding hasn’t kept him from needing to work, even through severe pain caused by his gout flare-ups.

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Lumley, who has recently faced flare-ups of gout that make it difficult for him to stand or walk, is temporarily staying in a nursing facility after being discharged from UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest on Tuesday.

In addition to its anti-oxidative and anti-inflammatory properties, some studies have shown that celery can help prevent cardiovascular diseases, jaundice, liver disease, urinary tract obstruction, gout, and rheumatic disorders.

According to Robertson—not a registered dietician—low carb diets “build up clinkers” and “you get swollen joints, you get gout.”

The diet, in fact, is so rich and plentiful, that gout is a common condition.

Uric acid is decreased before an attack of gout and increased afterward, but its etiologic relation is still uncertain.

The elder Mr. Weller drove a coach for twelve months, but, being afflicted with the gout, was compelled to retire.

Mr. Strickland suffered from gout, and was frequently confined to his chair or bed.

The Colonel, who was suffering from an attack of rheumatic gout, was more irritable than usual.

I think a rheumaticky man should get married, but should not marry a woman with a tendency to gout.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gout, such as: appetite, palate, appetence, gustation, stomach, and tongue.

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