https://www.healthcentral.com/slideshow/where-can-gout-occur-in-your-body
GoutLiving With

Not Just the Big Toe: The Most Common Places Gout Harms

VIEW AS: LIST | SLIDES
Elbows of a gout patient.
iStock

Foot of a gout patient.
iStock

Most common gout attack sites


Fingers of a gout patient.
iStock

Least common gout attack sites


Gout patient with inflamed joints.
iStock

What does a gout attack look and feel like?


Tophi on the foot of a gout patient.
iStock

Let’s talk more about tophi


Doctor holding kidneys.
iStock

Gout and your kidneys


Doctor with stethoscope and red heart shape with icon heartbeat in hands.
iStock

Gout and your heart


Senior man getting an eye exam from an optometrist.
iStock

Gout and your vision health


Doctor performing a test on a urine sample.
iStock

Does the location of the gout attack affect treatment?


Woman shopping for supplements.
iStock

How to prevent complications and future flares


Malaika Hill

Malaika Hill

Malaika Hill is a freelance health writer specializing in ophthalmology and population health. For the past decade, she has dedicated her work to helping eye care professionals communicate advances in ophthalmic research to their peers and patients in an effort to provide the highest-quality eye care. She serves on the editorial board of the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science where she is committed to exploring and communicating short- and long-term strategies to prioritize eye and vision health disparities across the world. Malaika can be found on her website, LinkedIn, or Twitter.