Tag: Diagnosing Gout

Innovation, Medical Devices

Portable Holographic Microscope for Diagnosing Gout

July 29, 2016

Via: Medgadget

These days gout is diagnosed by spotting monosodium urate crystals within synovial fluid sampled from patients’ joints. This requires a compensated polarized light microscope (CPLM), a device large and heavy enough to remain in the hospital laboratory, preventing its use […]