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Rapid response to:

Clinical Review

Diagnosis and management of gout

BMJ 2006; 332 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.332.7553.1315 (Published 01 June 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;332:1315

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Correction:

In my response of 9th June I suggested that Tennis Elbow was due to
gouty elements in the "FLEXOR" origin of the muscles of the forearm.
As every schoolboy knows, this is wrong. It is the "EXTENSOR" origin of
those muscles which is the Gouty lesion.

Competing interests:
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Competing interests: No competing interests

12 June 2006
GEORGE Y. CALDWELL
General Practitioner
SINGAPORE 259858
31 BALMORAL PARK, #18-33,