Buildup of uric acid crystals in a joint causes gouty arthritis. Gout symptoms and signs include joint pain, swelling, heat, and redness. Read about gout diet, medication, treatment, and remedies.
Got Gout? How to Avoid Developing Tophi. Tophus or Tophi in plural is the same thing but what exactly is it? In Latin it is defined as a stone. Ouch!
GOUT OVERVIEW. Gout is a form of arthritis that can cause pain and swelling in the joints. It develops in some people who have chronically high levels of urate (also called uric acid) in their blood; urate can form urate crystals that deposit in tissues.
Gout Pictures – Toe. OMG…is that disgusting or what! This picture of gout in the toe is the worst I could find for you. The tophi is bursting right through the side.
Discover all the treatments that are available to you during a gout attack and to prevent you from any future gout attacks as well. Learn how to treat your uric acid.
The ARA supports and educates members and other practitioners in the musculoskeletal field to enable provision of best possible management for patients.
Gout (monosodium urate [MSU] crystal deposition disease) is characterized biochemically by extracellular fluid urate saturation, which is reflected in the blood
After an acute attack of gout symptoms, doctors try to diagnose the symptoms of gout using joint aspiration tests and uric acid blood tests.