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Revised Hyperuricemia Treatment Guidelines Recommend Uric Acid Production Inhibitors to Prevent Kidney Function Decline

January 21, 2019
The Japanese Society of Gout and Nucleic Acid Metabolism has recently published revised “guidelines for the treatment of hyperuricemia and gout,” conditionally recommending febuxostat and topiroxostat for the prevention of renal function decline in hyperuricemia patients. The guidelines also state…

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