A 50-year-old male with history of severe gout and
degenerative joint disease presented to his PCP for a
physical. On routine blood work he was found to have
an elevated hemoglobin/hematocrit. This was confirmed
on repeat analysis and work-up was pursued.
Sorokanich MD, Paula
"A Man With an Elevated Hemoglobin,"
The Medicine Forum:
Vol. 5, Article 2.
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