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Gouty arthritis

Gouty arthritis: Introduction

Gouty arthritis: An inflammatory joint condition caused by the accumulation of urate crystals. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Gouty arthritis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Gouty arthritis:

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Gouty arthritis: Symptom Checker

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Gouty arthritis: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Gouty arthritis

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Gouty arthritis: Related Rare Diseases

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Gouty arthritis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Gouty arthritis:

Arthritis, especially of the great toe, as a result of gout. Acute gouty arthritis often is precipitated by trauma, infection, surgery, etc. The initial attacks are usually monoarticular but later attacks are often polyarticular.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

A painful inflammation of the big toe and foot caused by defects in uric acid metabolism resulting in deposits of the acid and its salts in the blood and joints
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Gouty arthritis

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How Common are these Causes of Gouty arthritis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Gouty arthritis. Of the 9 causes of Gouty arthritis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Gouty arthritis:

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Conditions listing medical complications: Gouty arthritis:

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What are the alternative names for Gouty arthritis:

Podagra, Uric acid crystal deposition in joint, Urate crystal arthropathy, Gout
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Gouty arthritis:

Medical Conditions associated with Gouty arthritis:

Joint pain (773 causes), Arthritis-like symptoms (764 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Gouty arthritis:

Arthritis (224 causes), Joint pain (773 causes), Joint redness (30 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Gout, Uric acid, Joint stiffness (258 causes), Big toe pain, Big toe swelling (11 causes), Hyperuricemia

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