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ankle sprain pain on top of foot

A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience in Podiatry
Tell your doctor...: After 3 weeks from an ankle sprain, symptoms should have subsided if you've been properly examined and treated. If scar tissue formed in the area, yo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience in Podiatry
Ankle sprain: Normal healing of a sprained ankle takes several weeks (on average). If its a chronically sprained ankle with constant pain and instability, it will ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Kayvanfar
45 years experience in Sports Medicine
See your PCP or orth: Either you have Gout or Halus Rigidus
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Potentially: Yes, potentially, particularly if the zone of injury or even the associated inflammation or swelling has spread to that area. Don't hesitate to be fo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
Sick Achilles.: Your comments sound like the findings of a previous x-ray exam. I'm not sure what is meant by "bump on the opposite side of the ankle". If it is in th ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience in Radiology
Lots of possibilitie: s. Plantar fascia disease, damage to Baxter's nerve, arthritis from trauma, ununited fracture, tendon disease, etc. you need a good ortho evaluation ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Smith
40 years experience in Family Medicine
Pain foot spurts: not always. It depends on how much discomfort it is giving you. Sometimes ortho orthotics gives good relief . You should see an orthopedic doctor or ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Mueller
50 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Needs evaluation: Partially torn ligaments (spains) may heal satisfactorily with rest and immobilization. The complete tear of the ligament, however, may need surgical ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Med eval.: There could be a number of reasons for that pain. If it isn't resolving, consider an evaluation by a podiatrist.
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A 77-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience in Podiatry
Could be from: Lower back... Can't say without more information, and i'm not sure what your question is.
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Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
Compensation....: Limping for months, with or without pain, can cause a change in the mechanics of your normal walk. This is known as compensatory change or compensatio ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience in Podiatry
Bracing or inserts: After an ankle injury that causes changes to your gait, you may need bracing, strapping, physical therapy. If you feel you are over pronating, an otc ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience in Podiatry
Determine cause : Protecting the area from excessive shoe pressure is often helpful. Wider and more supportive shoes can also help. Orthotic inserts in shoes can improv ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ali Elkhalil
21 years experience in Podiatry
Pain: can be arthritis and compensating to other side causing pain. It is common issue with plantar fasciitis patient will favor the other side and then th ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
R-I-C-E: Rest it, ice it, immobilize it gently by using an ACE wrap (compression), and keep it elevated. You can try an Over the counter NSAID like Ibuprofen a ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience in Podiatry
You: May need custom orthotics. See a podiatrist.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Get an X-ray : To find out....I'd lean towards likely.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Leg pain: If not activity related could be related to blood clot (dvt), could be infectious such as cellulitis, or could be inflamed such as gout. Not enough in ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience in Dentistry
Foot specialist?: Hard to say, but it could even be from improper fit of your shoes and the standing or both. I would be evaluated by a professional and not try to hea ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Unable to answer: More details are needed in order to answer your question. Swelling can be caused by many things.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
ER: You need seen asap.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience in Radiology
May be: plantar fascial pain. See a podiatrist.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Busuttil
32 years experience in Vascular Surgery
Multiple Causes: There could be multiple causes ranging from injury of the heal tissue or bone to diabetic nerve pain. You should be evaluated, a podiatrist.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
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Possibly Gout: Gout is a kind of arthritis. It can cause an attack of sudden burning pain, stiffness, and swelling in a joint, usually a big toe. http://www.webmd. ... Read More
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