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Criteria of Loeffler et al for Distinguishing Gouty Arthritis from Other Arthritides on Ultrasonography

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Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Loeffler et al used ultrasonography and laboratory testing to evaluate patients with arthritis. Certain findings can help to identify patients likely to have a crystal-based arthropathy. The authors are from Klinikum Ludwigshafen, University Hospital Mannheim and University of Heidelberg in Germany.

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