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Gout gone awry: the importance of proper diagnosis
  • Sophia Tessema,
  • Abdullahi Mahgoub,
  • Rasha Nakhleh
Sophia Tessema
Michigan State University
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Abdullahi Mahgoub
Hurley Medical Center
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Rasha Nakhleh
Oregon Health & Science University
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Abstract

Gout is the best known type of arthritis with a prevalence of 1-3% in the western world [1,2]. Although well understood there is growing evidence of the misdiagnosis of gout from other forms of arthritis. These errors lead to delay in accurate diagnosis and in appropriate care [2]

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

20 Jul 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
28 Jul 2020Submission Checks Completed
28 Jul 2020Assigned to Editor
09 Aug 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
14 Sep 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
14 Sep 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
08 Oct 20201st Revision Received
10 Nov 2020Assigned to Editor
10 Nov 2020Submission Checks Completed
10 Nov 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
25 Nov 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
25 Jan 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
14 Jul 20212nd Revision Received
15 Jul 2021Submission Checks Completed
15 Jul 2021Assigned to Editor
15 Jul 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending