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Gout

Alternative names: Gouty arthritis — acute; Gout — acute; Hyperuricemia; Tophaceous gout; Tophi; Podagra; Gout — chronic; Chronic gout; Acute gout; Acute gouty arthritisDefinition: Gout is a type of arthritis.
Gout

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Dizziness

Alternative names: Lightheadedness — dizzy; Loss of balance; VertigoDefinition: Dizziness is a term that is often used to describe 2 different symptoms: lightheadedness and vertigo.
Dizziness

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Tests and Procedures

  • ESR

    Erythrocyte sedimentation rate; Sed rate; Sedimentation rateESR stands for erythrocyte sedimentation rate.

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  • X-ray - skeleton

    Skeletal surveyA skeletal x-ray is an imaging test used to look at the bones. It is used to detect fractures, tumours, or conditions that cause wearing away (degeneration) of the bone.

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  • Chest MRI

    Nuclear magnetic resonance – chest; Magnetic resonance imaging – chest; NMR – chest; MRI of the thorax; Thoracic MRIA chest MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scan is an imaging test that uses powerful magnetic fields and radio waves to create pictures of the chest (thoracic area).

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