Is a fairly common form of arthritis that is a result of an abnormal metabolism of uric acid. People with gout either produce too much uric acid, or it may be the case that their bodies simply have difficulty getting rid of it. When uric acid builds up in the tissues and the blood, it causes inflammation in the joints, and this leads to gout.
Warmth, pain, swelling, and extreme tenderness in a joint, usually a big toe joint . This symptom is called podagra. ...
Very red or purplish skin around the affected joint.
Limited movement in the affected joint.
Peeling and itching of the skin around the affected joint as the gout gets better.
General practitioner appointment
Complete blood count (CBC)
Stool analys - Protozoans and Helminths (microscopy)