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What causes high levels of uric acid in blood?
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
7 doctors agree
In brief: Gout, dehydration.
Gout, dehydration, and renal failure are the most common causes.

In brief: Gout, dehydration.
Gout, dehydration, and renal failure are the most common causes.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: 2 basic causes
You uric acid level is elevated either because you produce too much or your kidneys excrete too little.
Simple tests can determine if there are any specific conditions causing the high level.

In brief: 2 basic causes
You uric acid level is elevated either because you produce too much or your kidneys excrete too little.
Simple tests can determine if there are any specific conditions causing the high level.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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