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Table 1 Categories (% questions)

From: “What say ye gout experts?” a content analysis of questions about gout posted on the social news website Reddit

Category n (%)
Uncertainty about symptoms 80 (22.3%)
Medications 55 (15.3%)
Diet 44 (12.3%)
Non-pharmacological management 37 (10.3%)
Non-specific management 37 (10.3%)
Triggers 24 (6.7%)
Seeking social support 20 (5.6%)
Financial and employment issues 16 (4.5%)
Miscellaneous 13 (3.6%)
Causes of gout 12 (3.3%)
Serum urate testing 10 (2.8%)
Information sources 7 (1.9%)
Social perception of gout 4 (1.1%)