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Is gout fatal?

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Dr. Angus Worthing
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Gout is not fatal.
Gout is part of a syndrome, or collection of other diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and overweight, which can increase the chance of heart attack. But gout itself is not fatal.

In brief: No

Gout is not fatal.
Gout is part of a syndrome, or collection of other diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and overweight, which can increase the chance of heart attack. But gout itself is not fatal.
Dr. Angus Worthing
Dr. Angus Worthing
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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: No

Gout is not a fatal disease.

In brief: No

Gout is not a fatal disease.
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Dr. Pierre Moeser
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care

In brief: No

Gout can become serious if untreated but not fatal.
Gout attacks can be prevented by supplementing body with plant based lithium extracted from lentils, broad beans and peas - available as li-zyme with biotics research.

In brief: No

Gout can become serious if untreated but not fatal.
Gout attacks can be prevented by supplementing body with plant based lithium extracted from lentils, broad beans and peas - available as li-zyme with biotics research.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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