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my dad uric acid level is 7.8.suggest a proper diet plan for him.he is 46 years old. ?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Rheumatology 52 years experience
None: Studies have shown conclusively that diets have little or no effect on uric acid levels. Alcohol intake should be minimized. If there is no history of gout, don't worry. No treatment is needed.

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