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Table 2 Summary of articles describing involvement of non-musculoskeletal tissues or organs in gout

From: The anatomical pathology of gout: a systematic literature review

Tissue involvement Macroscopic appearances Light microscopic appearances Immunohistochemistry study Electron microscopy appearances
Eye 3 10 0 3
Nose 1 2 0 0
Paranasal area 1 1 0 0
Middle ear 1 3 0 0
Larynx 3 4 0 0
Nail 0 1 0 0
Nerve 2 1 0 0
Breast 2 5 0 0
Heart 9 10 0 0
Coronary artery 0 1 0 0
Lung 2 2 0 0
Small intestine 2 3 0 0
Colon 2 2 0 0
Mesentery 2 2 0 0
Pancreas 1 1 0 0
Peritoneum 1 1 0 0
Kidney 14 37 3 2
Prostate 0 2 0 0
Urinary bladder 1 0 0 0