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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Your right leg: May have a different girth than your left, for example it may be slightly swollen compared to the opposite side.

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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Plantar fascitis: Would be the most common culprit.
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
need a podiatrist: May have a heel spur or severe pes planus which could benefit from a heel support. You need to see your local foot doctor.
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Dr. Mark Galland
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Heel pain: Pain on the bottom is typically due to plantar fasciitis (www.Drmarkgalland.Com 1/16/13), while pain on the back may come from irritation of the achi ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Hawley
24 years experience Family Medicine
Swelling of one leg: Swelling of one leg could be the sign of serious medical problem, such as a blood clot, that needs immediate attention.
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Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
32 years experience Cardiology
Vascular doc may hlp: See a vascular doctor. You may have incompetence of the venous valves which could possibly be treated. In the meanwhile try wearing support stocking ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Leg wound: You need to see a physician (p)to see if your non-healing leg wound is due to either a varicose vein under it, peripheral artery disease (pad) or an o ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Skin injury: Wash with soap and warm water. Air dry. Some bacitracin ointment can help, and avoid the offending boots.
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A female asked:
Dr. John Barbuto
Specializes in Neurology
Be careful: There are always people who will offer you treatment in exchange for your money. The question is whether you will benefit more or they will benefit m ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Change foot gear...: ...Until healed then u can try a corn pad over the area, and don't lace boots 2 tight.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not an allergy: Unless you are allergic to latex, it is unlikely you are allergic. Most likely it is something known as irritant contact dermatitis. You have to ask y ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
You : You may want to consider visiting a podiatrist (foot doctor) for consultation for a pair of custom orthotics. These can be worn in your boots, and may ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Unlikely: in ' young & healthy ' active person to develop DVT by wearing right boots , but see your doctor if suspicious will do a doppler study and and c ... Read More

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