Based on diaries and relations, the fact that Admiral Cristobal Colon effectively suffered of gout is documented. This was a common disease in that times. The interpretations that gout as a disease has had in the course of medicine history, are also analyzed.
|Translated title of the contribution
|The disease of admiral Cristobal Colon
|Number of pages
|Revista Medica de Chile
|Published - Jun 1997