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Symptoms of Gout

Symptoms of Gout

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Gout includes the 37 symptoms listed below:

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Gout: Symptom Checkers

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Gout: Symptom Assessment Questionnaires

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Gout: Complications

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Diagnostic Testing

Diagnostic testing of medical conditions related to Gout:

  • Hyperuricemia test - not a very useful test as some people with gout
  • Are negative and there are many false positives of healthy people with elevated uric acid
  • Joint fluid test - examination for crystals; also test for bacteria to rule out infection.
  • more tests...»

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Gout: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Gout?

The list of other diseases or medical conditions that may be on the differential diagnosis list of alternative diagnoses for Gout includes:

  • Pseudogout - another crystal-induced arthritis but with calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate crystals rather than gout's uric acid crystals; also called calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease, crystal deposition disease, or chondrocalcinosis.
  • Bacterial joint infection
  • Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Cellulitis
  • more diagnoses...»

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Other Possible Causes of these Symptoms

Click on any of the symptoms below to see a full list of other causes including diseases, medical conditions, toxins, drug interactions, or drug side effect causes of that symptom.

Gout as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions

When considering symptoms of Gout, it is also important to consider Gout as a possible cause of other medical conditions. The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Gout may cause:

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Gout. This signs and symptoms information for Gout has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Gout signs or Gout symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Gout may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Gout symptoms.


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