Image courtesy of Paul Traughber, M.D., Boise, Idaho.
Figure 1 is an X-ray of a normal foot with healthy bones and joints.
Figure 2 is an X-ray of a deformed toe joint caused by chronic gout.
Current as of: October 31, 2016
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Mary F. McNaughton Collins, MD, MPH - Internal Medicine
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