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What will happen if gout is untreated?

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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Podiatry
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In brief: Pain & joint damage

Untreated gout can be painful and can cause damage to the joints.

In brief: Pain & joint damage

Untreated gout can be painful and can cause damage to the joints.
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Several things

The flare up of gout is usually self limiting.
But flare ups over time will cause gouty arthritis with destruction of bone at the joints.

In brief: Several things

The flare up of gout is usually self limiting.
But flare ups over time will cause gouty arthritis with destruction of bone at the joints.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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