Severe pain in a single joint that comes on
Swollen, tender joints with warm, red
skin over them.
It's important to see your
doctor even if the pain from gout has stopped. The uric acid buildup that
caused your gout attack may still be irritating your joints and could
eventually cause serious damage. Your doctor can prescribe medicines that can
prevent and even reverse the uric acid buildup.
Who to see
The following health professionals can diagnose and
prescribe treatment for