Please answer the following questions:


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1. Where does gout occur most frequently?

2. Which of the following statements is correct?
Hip osteoarthritis occurs more commonly in Asian Indians than North American white people
Asian Indians have more arthritis due to squatting.
North American white people have more osteoarthritis of the hip than Chinese individuals.
Rheumatoid arthritis occurs more commonly in black Africans than Chinese individuals.

3. Which of the following associations exists?
Rheumatoid arthritis and HLA-DR 4.
Ankylosing spondylitis and HLA-DR 3.
Osteoarthritis and HLA-DR 7.
Rheumatoid arthritis and HLA B27.

4. Which of the following statements is correct?
A higher incidence of rheumatoid arthritis in urban black Africans is an example of clustering.
Black Africans who move from an urban to a rural environment develop more rheumatoid arthritis.
Urban black Africans have more rheumatoid arthritis than white South Africans.
Rheumatoid arthritis is relatively uncommon in rural black Africans.

5. Which of the following statements is correct?
Gout occurs more commonly in Filipino than Caucasian populations.
Chinese people have more osteoarthritis than black Africans.
Lyme disease is associated with HLA-DR 4
The tick that spreads Lyme disease is called Borrelia burgdorferi.