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3,956 Possible Causes for Dimples - Medial and Lateral Aspect of Lower Leg, Knee Pain, Uric Acid Increased

  • Gout

    Case 2 involved a 69-year-old man who presented to the emergency department with acute onset of atraumatic left knee pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The uric acid level in the plasma and other extracellular fluids increases in case of a positive uric acid balance.[lecturio.com] pain and swelling for 2 days.[orthobullets.com]

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  • Gouty Arthritis

    A 65-year-old male with a history of gout presented with bilateral knee pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On follow-up, it was confirmed that as serum C3 level returned to normal, urinary excretion of uric acid increased and serum uric acid level decreased, thereby resolving the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The uric acid level in the plasma and other extracellular fluids increases in case of a positive uric acid balance.[lecturio.com]

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  • Obesity

    O’Reilly, SC, Muir, KR & Doherty, M ( 1996 ) Screening for pain in knee osteoarthritis: which question? Ann Rheum Dis 55, 931 – 933. 34.[doi.org] Endocrine-disrupting chemicals in foods and increased uric acid levels from meat and sugar intake may increase obesity risk.[nutritionfacts.org] […] lowering uric acid levels prevented the increase in mean arterial blood pressure ( 40 ).[doi.org]

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  • Acute Polyarticular Gouty Arthritis

    Three days into his admission he begins to complain of severe bilateral wrist, elbow, and right knee pain. On exam, he is febrile to 38.22  C (100.8  F).[basicmedicalkey.com] Secondary cases of hyperuricaemia can be caused by Impaired excretion of uric acid: chronic renal failure, thiazide diuretics, hypertension; Increased production of uric acid[myvmc.com] A 52-year-old female with chronic knee, wrist, and hand stiffness and pain presents with increased left knee pain for the past 3 days.[ahcmedia.com]

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  • Multiple Myeloma

    CASE REPORT A 56-year-old man with multiple myeloma presented with chronic polyarticular pain and swelling.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The increased number of growing cancerous cells can lead to the overproduction and excretion of uric acid in the urine, which can lead to kidney stones.[merckmanuals.com] acid levels may be elevated as a complication of multiple myeloma.[labtestsonline.org]

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  • Leukemia

    acid. 21 Immunosuppression from chemotherapy, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, or the leukemia itself may increase the risk of serious infections.[aafp.org] […] renal failure, and includes aggressive intravenous fluid administration plus allopurinol (Zyloprim) or rasburicase (Elitek), a recombinant urate oxidase that breaks down uric[aafp.org]

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  • Sarcoidosis

    Inflammation can cause widespread pain in the joints. The joints in the wrists, elbows, knees, and ankles are most commonly affected.[merckmanuals.com] […] joints) may occur Arthritis is most commonly acute (coming on suddenly), resulting in swelling of the lower legs and tenderness of ankles, knees and fingers Chronic (long[dermnetnz.org] […] headache, confusion and malaise Facial paralysis Musculoskeletal Arthritis ( inflammation of the joints), periarthritis ( inflammation of surrounding tissues) or arthralgia (painful[dermnetnz.org]

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  • Sickle Cell Disease

    Hip or knee pain should prompt consideration of avascular necrosis.[clinicaladvisor.com] Other symptoms mentioned were pain in the hands (59%), pain in the limbs (58%), abdominal pain (56%) and pain in the knees (55%).[emro.who.int] , and ankles due to SCD may cause joint pain and problems with walking, running, and climbing up and down stairs.[ssa.gov]

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  • Osteoarthritis

    […] chronic knee pain due to osteoarthritis.[doi.org] Uric acid crystals cause arthritis in gout, while calcium pyrophosphate crystals cause arthritis in pseudogout.[medicinenet.com] , prostaglandin E2, IL‐1β, IL‐1 receptor antagonist, and uric acid. [30] In early osteoarthritis, swelling of the cartilage usually occurs, because of the increased synthesis[emedicine.com]

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  • Arthritis

    The secondary outcomes were knee pain score (range, 1-6), performance measures of physical function, x-ray score, aerobic capacity, and knee muscle strength. Results.[doi.org] When uric acid levels and gout symptoms cannot be controlled with standard gout medicines that decrease the production of uric acid (e.g., allopurinol, febuxostat) or increase[en.wikipedia.org] Taking a low-dose aspirin or increased skin cell turnover also can cause high serum uric acid levels.[psoriasis.org]

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