pseudogout

noun
pseu·​do·​gout | \ -ˈgau̇t How to pronounce pseudogout (audio) \

Medical Definition of pseudogout

: an arthritic condition which resembles gout but is characterized by the deposition of crystalline salts other than urates in and around the joints

Learn More about pseudogout

Cite this Entry

“Pseudogout.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pseudogout. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

Comments on pseudogout

What made you want to look up pseudogout? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a traditional thanksgiving dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!