Dr. Ada Kumar
Radiologist

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THE NOT-SO-GREAT PLACES URATE CAN DEPOSIT

The evidence is growing that urate deposits are much more than just a joint problem. Urate can deposit almost anywhere in the body, including in the heart, kidney, spine, eyes and skin.1-7

In this vodcast (video podcast) series, Dr. Ada Kumar examines the surprising and concerning places where urate deposition has been found throughout the body, and what it means for patients with systemic urate deposition.

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EPISODE REFERENCES IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE

A HEART-TO-HEART ABOUT GOUT, PART 1

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A HEART-TO-HEART ABOUT GOUT, PART 2

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URATE IN THE KIDNEYS? NO KIDDING!

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SPINE-TINGLING IMAGES—URATE DEPOSITION IN THE BACK

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OPEN YOUR EYES! LOOKING AT URATE DEPOSITION

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URATE GETS UNDER YOUR SKIN

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