Gout is a kind of arthritis. Symptoms can include sudden burning pain, stiffness and swelling in a joint, usually the big toe. Untreated gout can cause permanent joint or kidney damage (due to the buildup of uric acid in the blood). Note: Estimates include the total cost for treating gout (for example, physician visits, tests, medication, etc.).

Note: The estimates below are based on Medica Choice network contract rates. How were these costs calculated?

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