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Gout
Jeffrey S. Ross, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Arthropathy secondary to urate crystal deposition
              • Tophus: Focal mass consisting of crystals and host reaction

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Radiographic Findings

                • CT Findings

                  • MR Findings

                    • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                              • Microscopic Features

                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                • Presentation

                                  • Demographics

                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                      • Treatment

                                        Selected References

                                        1. McQueen FM et al: Imaging in the crystal arthropathies. Rheum Dis Clin North Am. 40(2):231-49, 2014
                                        2. Perez-Ruiz F et al: Clinical manifestations and diagnosis of gout. Rheum Dis Clin North Am. 40(2):193-206, 2014
                                        3. Konatalapalli RM et al: Gout in the axial skeleton. J Rheumatol. 36(3):609-13, 2009
                                        4. Justiniano M et al: Spondyloarthritis as a presentation of gouty arthritis. J Rheumatol. 34(5):1157-8, 2007
                                        5. Hsu CY et al: Tophaceous gout of the spine: MR imaging features. Clin Radiol. 57(10):919-25, 2002
                                        6. Barrett K et al: Tophaceous gout of the spine mimicking epidural infection: case report and review of the literature. Neurosurgery. 48(5):1170-2; discussion 1172-3, 2001
                                        7. King JC et al: Gouty arthropathy of the lumbar spine: a case report and review of the literature. Spine. 22(19):2309-12, 1997
                                        8. Bonaldi VM et al: Tophaceous gout of the lumbar spine mimicking an epidural abscess: MR features. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 17(10):1949-52, 1996
                                        9. Duprez TP et al: Gout in the cervical spine: MR pattern mimicking diskovertebral infection. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 17(1):151-3, 1996
                                        10. Varga J et al: Tophaceous gout of the spine in a patient with no peripheral tophi: case report and review of the literature. Arthritis Rheum. 28(11):1312-5, 1985
                                        11. Bullough PG et al: Atlas of Orthopaedic Pathology. Philadelphia: University Park Press. 5.4-5.5; 1984
                                        12. Jajic I: Gout in the spine and sacro-iliac joints: radiological manifestations. Skeletal Radiol. 8(3):209-12, 1982
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                                        KEY FACTS

                                        • Terminology

                                          • Imaging

                                            • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                              • Pathology

                                                • Clinical Issues

                                                  TERMINOLOGY

                                                  • Definitions

                                                    • Arthropathy secondary to urate crystal deposition
                                                    • Tophus: Focal mass consisting of crystals and host reaction

                                                  IMAGING

                                                  • General Features

                                                    • Radiographic Findings

                                                      • CT Findings

                                                        • MR Findings

                                                          • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                            • Imaging Recommendations

                                                              DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                PATHOLOGY

                                                                • General Features

                                                                  • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                    • Microscopic Features

                                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                      • Presentation

                                                                        • Demographics

                                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                            • Treatment

                                                                              Selected References

                                                                              1. McQueen FM et al: Imaging in the crystal arthropathies. Rheum Dis Clin North Am. 40(2):231-49, 2014
                                                                              2. Perez-Ruiz F et al: Clinical manifestations and diagnosis of gout. Rheum Dis Clin North Am. 40(2):193-206, 2014
                                                                              3. Konatalapalli RM et al: Gout in the axial skeleton. J Rheumatol. 36(3):609-13, 2009
                                                                              4. Justiniano M et al: Spondyloarthritis as a presentation of gouty arthritis. J Rheumatol. 34(5):1157-8, 2007
                                                                              5. Hsu CY et al: Tophaceous gout of the spine: MR imaging features. Clin Radiol. 57(10):919-25, 2002
                                                                              6. Barrett K et al: Tophaceous gout of the spine mimicking epidural infection: case report and review of the literature. Neurosurgery. 48(5):1170-2; discussion 1172-3, 2001
                                                                              7. King JC et al: Gouty arthropathy of the lumbar spine: a case report and review of the literature. Spine. 22(19):2309-12, 1997
                                                                              8. Bonaldi VM et al: Tophaceous gout of the lumbar spine mimicking an epidural abscess: MR features. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 17(10):1949-52, 1996
                                                                              9. Duprez TP et al: Gout in the cervical spine: MR pattern mimicking diskovertebral infection. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 17(1):151-3, 1996
                                                                              10. Varga J et al: Tophaceous gout of the spine in a patient with no peripheral tophi: case report and review of the literature. Arthritis Rheum. 28(11):1312-5, 1985
                                                                              11. Bullough PG et al: Atlas of Orthopaedic Pathology. Philadelphia: University Park Press. 5.4-5.5; 1984
                                                                              12. Jajic I: Gout in the spine and sacro-iliac joints: radiological manifestations. Skeletal Radiol. 8(3):209-12, 1982