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What type of arthritis is painful to the touch?

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Dr. Tracy Lovell
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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All types can hurt to the touch but the most painful can be gout attack.

In brief: See below

All types can hurt to the touch but the most painful can be gout attack.
Dr. Tracy Lovell
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Dr. Stephen Arbes
I agree with Dr. Lovell, gout can be very painful. I would add that an infected joint can also be quite painful to the touch.
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