Gout and Pseudogout are two types of arthritis than can appear suddenly and cause sore joints in the hands and sometimes in other parts of the body. This condition can be common in the elbow, wrist, finger, knee and big toe joints.
Here are 6 signs that you may have gout or pseudogout:
- Hot joints
- Swollen joints
- Red joints
- Painful joints
- Infected-looking joints
- Tophi (white bumps) under the skin