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Can gout cause swelling to the joints?

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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Yes and more

Common symptoms are joint swelling, redness, warmth, tenderness.
An acute gout attack is one of the most severe joint pains that you can experience. The most common site is the big toe. Chronic gout can cause joint deformity. The good news is that gout is a very treatable disease with dietary changes and medications.

In brief: Yes and more

Common symptoms are joint swelling, redness, warmth, tenderness.
An acute gout attack is one of the most severe joint pains that you can experience. The most common site is the big toe. Chronic gout can cause joint deformity. The good news is that gout is a very treatable disease with dietary changes and medications.
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care

In brief: Yes

Yes gout can cause swelling to the joints.

In brief: Yes

Yes gout can cause swelling to the joints.
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