Gout is a type of arthritis that causes severe attacks of pain, swelling and stiffness in a joint. Over time, they can harm your joints, tendons, and other tissues. Gout is most common in men.
What causes it?
Gout is caused by high levels of uric acid in the blood. When the levels of uric acid increase, they form hard crystals of deposits at the joints causing gout.
Pain and swelling around the joint.
Red or purplish skin around the affected joint.
Limited movement of the joint which has been affected.
Peeling and itching of the skin around a joint.
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