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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Heart failure due to: It sounds like he is developing heart failure secondary to his pulmonary fibrosis.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joe Lee
Dr. Joe Lee answered
Specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Ankle/leg pain: This is not common but can occur. You would need to be examined and possibly have some tests to help determine what the problem is.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience in Rheumatology
See below: Could have plantar fascitis playing a role which can cause pain to be referred to the ankle.
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. EVAN Leibowitz
24 years experience in Rheumatology
See a rheumatologist: Your symptoms may be consistent with an autoimmune disease. The ANA and positive SCL 70 are markers which SOMETIMES are associated with certain autoim ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
38 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Not usually: Narrowing of the medial joint line of the knee is usually due to wearing out of the joint cartilage. An ankle sprain can exacerbate the knee symptoms ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes, if too tight: If you wrap your knee too tight which prevents the blood/lymph from returning from the foot/leg to your heart, yes you can have swelling. If you remov ... Read More
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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 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 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
Medications: Some medications such as Levaquin (levofloxacin) will create achilles tendonitis. You should have it checked.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Pain, swelling: You need an xray to differentiate the two.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Podiatry: evaluation and xrays for starters. Mild antiinflammaory mediciation and good footwear. Definitely get a bloof sugar check aqnd hgbA1c to evaluate diab ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Ankle swelling: I would show to your Dr.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
17 years experience in Podiatry
High tops: High tops sneakers will help. Also there are custom made orthotics used to deal with ankle instability and arthritic changes of the ankle. Even though ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience in Internal Medicine
Pain, swelling, ...: The signs of ankle sprain and a fracture can be very similar, and if the sprain (tearing of muscle fibers and tendon fibers) is bad enough, the treatm ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
8 years experience in Podiatry
Numbness & swelling: Numbness results from nerve damage or entrapment. Many things can cause swelling. If a nerve is being pinched due to the swelling of your foot, you ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradly Shollenberger
35 years experience in Podiatry
Several: Bruising, swelling and pain on repeat inversion should be suspicious for ligament injury. Have it checked by a podiatrist or orthopedist.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: As common as tulips in the spring.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shafic Al-nammari
19 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Ankle impingement: Hi, This could represent posterior ankle impingement. I would book in to see a Foot & Ankle surgeon. Clinical examination is often enough to confi ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience in Podiatry
Many reasons: Ifyou are concerned, see your family dr.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: You symptoms suggest nerve damage or irritation. Is there swelling and/or tenderness? Other possible issues after minor trauma include CRPS. See an or ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
Snap, crackle & pop.: The area described is in the location of the peroneal muscle tendons. The best thing to do is return to the doctor who treated the original injury.
A 90-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Maybe: Achilles tendonitis and plantar fascitiis....Really need to exam though to give an opinoin.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
22 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Yes: As your foot becomes flatter your arch drops and the foot becomes longer. If there is a difference in how much arch height is lost between your feet ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
35 years experience in Podiatry
Ankle effusuion: It depends where the effusion is located. If it is the Tarsal canal, then you can experiencing burning. However, you should be worked up by a foot and ... Read More

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