Gout Causes and Symptoms
Gout is a type of arthritis that causes inflammation in joint/s. It usually develops in people with high levels of uric acid in the blood. The first symptom of this joint complaint is excruciating pain, which eventually results in swelling.
- Excess uric acid in the blood
- Poor kidney functioning
- Intense joint pain that affects the ankles, knees, elbows, wrists and fingers