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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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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)
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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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