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After I swim, my big toe hurts when I step or I bend it. It's swollen. There's no bruise visible.

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Dr. Dercy Aranador
Internal Medicine
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In brief: You may have gout.

This is the area that is typically affected by gout.
Your doctor can take your uric acid level to start with.

In brief: You may have gout.

This is the area that is typically affected by gout.
Your doctor can take your uric acid level to start with.
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