Understanding uric acid

ebook A comprehensive guide to healthy levels and treatment options

By Salamatu Abdullahi Umar

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Uric acid is a byproduct of the metabolic breakdown of purine nucleotide, which are molecules that are essential for the production of energy in the body. Uric acid is usually found in the blood, and its levels are regulates by the kidney, which filtered it out of the bloodstream and excrete it in form of urine.

Understanding uric acid