Relationship Between Gout and Arterial Hypertension

  • Aurelio Rapado
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 41 B)


The incidence of arterial hypertension (A.H.) in gout has been observed for many years, the rate being about 36 per cent in gouty patients (Table I) (1–4), which is well above the percentage in normal population (about 10 per cent in our country).


High Blood Pressure Arterial Hypertension Renal Involvement Familial History Hypertensive Group 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aurelio Rapado
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  1. 1.Laboratorio de Urolitiasis y Enfermedades MetabólicasFundación Jiménez DíazMadridSpain

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