About primary gouty arthritis NOT true
|A||90% cases are mostly due to overproduction of uric acid than under excretion|
|B||Uric acid level may be normal in case of a pt with an acute attack of gouty arthritis|
|C||Male > female|
|D||Synovial fluid aspiration is the most confirmatory test|
Over 90% of individuals with sustained hyperuricemia occur due to decreased uric acid excretion.
Extra Edge (H-18thPg- 2838): Excretion of >800 mg of uric acid per 24 h on a regular diet suggests that causes of overproduction of purine should be considered.