Gout is a well known and common problem that predominately affects the first metatarsophalangeal joint of the feet. It occurs when the serum urate levels are too high (from ether high intake and/or poor excretion), so it gets deposited into the joints creating the painful inflammatory reaction. Curated Resources: http://www.podiatry-arena.com/podiatry-forum/tags/index.php?tag=/gout/ (Podiatry Arena) http://www.podiatry-arena.com/podiatry-forum/showthread.php?t=1450 (Podiatry Arena) […]