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Good morning, I am Dr Elliot
Are you able to share a photo of your foot please?
Thank you. Sorry the phone call is automated. Where on your foot is it painful?
So this is a less common area to experience gout, but not impossible
Is the skin more red over your foot compared with the other? And do you think it feels warmer?
My concern is that there could be a soft tissue infection/cellulitis that may require antibiotics instead of pain relief for gout
Would you be able to attend a walk in centre to have someone look at this? I can look what is available in your area if you like
Excellent. So given your history gout is more likely but a soft tissue infection could continue to worsen. They should be able to decide by examining the foot, but even if antibiotics are not required then they could give you something stronger for the gout
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My pleasure, I hope you get seen soon