gouty tophus


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gou·ty to·phus

a deposit of uric acid and urates in periarticular fibrous tissue, cartilage of the external ear, or kidney, in gout.

gou·ty to·phus

(gow'tē tō'fŭs)
A deposit of uric acid and urates in periarticular fibrous tissue, cartilage of the external ear, or kidney, in gout.
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