Hyperuricemia, endogenous

Hyperuricemia, endogenous is a topic covered in the Diagnosaurus.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Emergency Central is a collection of disease, drug, and test information including 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult, Davis’s Drug, McGraw-Hill Medical’s Diagnosaurus®, Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests, and MEDLINE Journals created for emergency medicine professionals. Explore these free sample topics:

Emergency Central

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

Etiology

Primary hyperuricemia

  • Increased production of purine
  1. Idiopathic
  2. Specific enzyme defects (eg, Lesch-Nyhan syndrome, glycogen storage diseases)
  • Decreased renal clearance of uric acid (idiopathic)

Secondary hyperuricemia

  • Increased purine catabolism and turnover
  1. Myeloproliferative disorders
  2. Lymphoproliferative disorders
  3. Carcinoma and sarcoma (disseminated)
  4. Chronic hemolytic anemias
  5. Cytotoxic drugs
  6. Psoriasis
  • Decreased renal clearance of uric acid
  1. Intrinsic kidney disease
  2. Functional impairment of tubular transport:
  • Drug-induced (eg, thiazides, probenecid)
  • Hyperlacticacidemia (eg, lactic acidosis, alcoholism)
  • Hyperketoacidemia (eg, diabetic ketoacidosis, starvation)
  • Diabetes insipidus (vasopressin-resistant)
  • Bartter's syndrome

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --

Last updated: December 1, 2014

Citation

* When formatting your citation, note that all book, journal, and database titles should be italicized* Article titles in AMA citation format should be in sentence-case
TY - ELEC T1 - Hyperuricemia, endogenous ID - 114081 A1 - Zeiger,Roni F, Y1 - 2014/12/01/ BT - Diagnosaurus UR - https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114081/all/Hyperuricemia__endogenous PB - McGraw-Hill Education ET - 4 DB - Emergency Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -