TagHyperuricemia

What’s new with hyperuricemia? People say excess uric acid isn’t dangerous. Why wait until it destroys your joints? Get the latest news on hyperuricemia.


Hyperuricemia is the medical term for excess uric acid. When you understand hyperuricemia, you understand your gout better. Also, you are better placed to discuss gout with your doctor and other medical professionals.

This blog shows my updates and news about the hyperuricemia guidelines. For more information, please see the hyperuricemia guidelines.

Hyperuricemia – Excess Uric Acid

Hyperuricemia means elevated uric acid. Everyone knows that excess uric acid causes gout. But is it that simple?No, there are many issues. Where does uric acid come from? You can’t buy it. Your body produces it by breaking down proteins. If you have too much, you’ve got hyperuricemia. I’ve covered 4 main reasons for excess…

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Information on this website is provided by a fellow gout sufferer (Keith Taylor) with an accountant's precision for accurate data. But no medical qualifications. So you must seek professional medical advice about gout and any other health matters.

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