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Gout Symptoms

The onset of gout usually follows years of elevated blood uric acid, called hyperuricemia. A gout attack involves pain, redness, swelling and inflammation of the affected joint.
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How to Recognize the Signs and Symptoms of Gout
Gout symptoms are very painful and are caused by monosodium urate crystals in joints and surrounding tissues. Gout symptoms can occur with more frequency if untreated.

What Are The Signs and Symptoms of Gout?
What are the signs and symptoms of gout? Who is likely to develop gout? What is the prognosis for people with gout?

Gout Screening Quiz
Gout is one of the most painful types of arthritis. Do you have symptoms which are associated with gout? Do you have a lifestyle which increases the risk factors associated with gout? Take our Gout Screening Quiz.

Is It Gout or Pseudogout?
Gout and pseudogout are similar in some ways yet different in other ways. The term pseudogout means "false gout". How much do you know about both diseases? Take our quiz.

The Gout Guide: Free E-Course Newsletter
We have designed our free newsletter e-course to guide you to better understand gout. Learn more about gout basics, gout history, gout cause, gout diagnosis, gout treatment, gout prevention, gout diet, gout medication, and gout research.

The Gout Quiz - Test Your Knowledge of Gout
How much do you know about gout? You probably heard of it, but do you know the difference between purines and probenecid? Do you know what you need to do to prevent gout attacks? Does your lifestyle put you at risk for gout? How about the impact of gout diet. Take the Gout Quiz and test your knowledge of gout.

Acute Gouty Arthritis - Symptoms / Diagnosis
Symptoms, signs, and tests for gout.

An In-Depth Report: Gout
An in-depth report on the causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of gout.

What Is Hyperuricemia?
Hyperuricemia is defined as a high level of uric acid in the blood.

Gout Information: Pseudogout
Pseudogout is caused by the collection of calcium pyrophosphate crystals in joints.(Illustrated)

Women And Men With Gout Share Certain Risk Factors
Gout does not sexually discriminate. Women and men suffering with gout share certain risk factors.

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