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Is Gout Curable
I have gout problem since last year I have4time happened it is painful how it cure ? Is there any home remedies I am vegetarian send any cure this pa
I suffer from gout. Now I have a lump in my wrist. I have pins and needles and a bit of numbness. It is very painfuland I can't put any weight on it. Can you suggest some treatment or ways to ease the pain?
Which side of wrist: In on the under surface this can presees on nerves in the wrist. A lump could suggest a gouty tophus or lump of monosodium urate crystals. This lump could be compressing the medium nerve causing carpal tunnel syndrome.Therapy is directed to lower your uric acid and can help melt this tophus. You evaluation will also see if the lump can be aspirated and decrease in size by using a needle. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Uric acid arthritis: Gout is a form of arthritis caused by uric acid crystals. Uric acid crystals form when the amount of uric acid, a natural waste product, becomes too high in the blood. Uric acid levels can become high due to poor kidney function, obesity, or genetics. Gout is treated by decreasing inflammation to treat the arthritis and by decreasing uric acid levels in the blood to dissolve the crystals. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Foods to avoid: Foods that are rich in purines, an amino acid, are the ones to avoid which leaves everything else useable. The foods are red wine, beer, red meat, shell food, sea food, organ food like sweetbreads and liver. High blood pressure medicine can cause gout also. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Usually joint pain: A gout attack is one of the most severe joint pains that you can experience. The most common site is the big toe. Other symptoms of gout can be kidney stones (also painful) or chalky deposits in the skin ( painful if large and draining through the skin). Gout can cause joint deformity. The good news is that gout is a very treatable disease with dietary changes and medications. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ice: Cool that joint down with an ice pack. Cherry juice may help but is expensive. Colchicine, a common gout medication, is actually derived from the root of a plant, the autumnn crocus. Other dietary changes that may prevent flares include vitamin c, and low-fat dairy foods. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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