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A 42-year-old male asked:

Hi doctor i am experiencing pain in legs. knee and below. i had high uric acid and suffered with gout recently in one of ankle. please advice?

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Dr. Tracy Lovell
Rheumatology 21 years experience
See below: Having gout does elevate your risk for developing osteoarthritis as a result of the trauma to the joint from gout. See your doctor to determine whether this is the case or not.

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Last updated Feb 12, 2015

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