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doihavegout?

Posted by laura f. on 6/09/02 at 09:44 (086830)

severe heel pain last few months, increasing with time. i do in fact have very flat feet. i also have corns, cracked heels, and a very advanced fungal infection in my toe-nails. help me? thank you.

Re: doihavegout?

Dr. John Cozzarelli on 6/10/02 at 05:47 (086905)

Hi Laura:
This would not be gout. Gout usually is on the side of he big toe and you have pain sometimes in the ankle. It is usually red hot and commonly wakes you up in the midle of the night from pain.

Dr. John Cozzarelli

Re: doihavegout?

Dr. John Cozzarelli on 6/10/02 at 05:47 (086905)

Hi Laura:
This would not be gout. Gout usually is on the side of he big toe and you have pain sometimes in the ankle. It is usually red hot and commonly wakes you up in the midle of the night from pain.

Dr. John Cozzarelli