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The extra financial padding hasn’t kept him from needing to work, even through severe pain caused by his gout flare-ups.Inside the Nation's Largest Guaranteed Income Experiment|Abigail Abrams|September 16, 2021|Time
Lumley, who has recently faced flare-ups of gout that make it difficult for him to stand or walk, is temporarily staying in a nursing facility after being discharged from UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest on Tuesday.Two Homeless Men Lost County-Funded Hotel Rooms Following Hospital Stays|Lisa Halverstadt|March 4, 2021|Voice of San Diego
In addition to its anti-oxidative and anti-inflammatory properties, some studies have shown that celery can help prevent cardiovascular diseases, jaundice, liver disease, urinary tract obstruction, gout, and rheumatic disorders.
According to Robertson—not a registered dietician—low carb diets “build up clinkers” and “you get swollen joints, you get gout.”Diet Like Jesus: What the Bible Says About How to Eat|Candida Moss|October 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The diet, in fact, is so rich and plentiful, that gout is a common condition.American Dreams, 1923: Black Oxen by Gertrude Atherton|Nathaniel Rich|March 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Uric acid is decreased before an attack of gout and increased afterward, but its etiologic relation is still uncertain.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The elder Mr. Weller drove a coach for twelve months, but, being afflicted with the gout, was compelled to retire.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
Mr. Strickland suffered from gout, and was frequently confined to his chair or bed.The Childhood of Distinguished Women|Selina A. Bower
The Colonel, who was suffering from an attack of rheumatic gout, was more irritable than usual.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
I think a rheumaticky man should get married, but should not marry a woman with a tendency to gout.The Whale and the Grasshopper|Seumas O'Brien
British Dictionary definitions for gout (1 of 2)
Derived forms of goutgouty, adjectivegoutily, adverbgoutiness, noun
Word Origin for gout
British Dictionary definitions for gout (2 of 2)
Medical definitions for gout
Other words from goutgout′y adj.
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Cultural definitions for gout
A disorder of metabolism characterized by attacks of painful inflammation in the joints, particularly those of the feet and hands. The inflammation is caused by the deposition of crystals of uric acid in the joints. Gout occurs most often in middle-aged men. The tendency toward developing gout is inherited. Stress, fatigue, or excessive exercise are among the factors that can bring on an attack.