A 29-year-old male asked:
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can gout cause lower back pain?

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Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
It's possible...: Although, not the common spot for uric acid accumulation, gout in the back may be the source of your problem. More likely is that gout may cause pain in the feet and/or ankles which alter your gait and can cause your back to become painful. Get checked properly by your doctor.
Answered on Jun 27, 2019
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