hi am 55 this year and get attacks in the feet and once in the hand
have tried to find the trigger agahhhh lol
i had and accdent on a motorcycle about 14 years back now lost splien and had a damaged kidney which they said poss come back sometime to sort it i have been to a doctor and they give me naproxain used to be diclophenic but stoped that for the first one so cant really say what starts it or poss a combination of all the things
thanks for a good site and more info than ive found before
[Posted via GoutPal Helpdesk ticket #2839 from Why do I have Gout?]
Gout is caused by years of high uric acid. It probably started in your 30s, but you never noticed it. … It does not trouble you at first. After a few years, it bites so hard you wonder if someone just ripped your toe off.