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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Can get reevaluated: One can get rechecked by an orthopedic doctor, an orthopedic foot-ankle doctor, or by a podiatrist. Toe bones are small, and sometimes a small fractur ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Same treatment.: Of course he could be wrong. But quite frankly, I don't know if it would make that much difference in the treatment. The fact that no gross fracture w ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Ankle pain: You may have strained or torn some ligaments. Please see an orthopedic surgeon.
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Dr. Philip Miller
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Possible sprain: please proceed to your local UC clinic or ER for x-rays and evaluation.
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Of course: This certainly seems possible. There is only one way to find out for sure, which is to get an X-ray. You can get one at an urgent care center, or ask ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Reassurance: You doing right things. Keep ice periodically and take medication as needed. You may see improving in 24-36 hours.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
46 years experience Plastic Surgery
Jam/finger/FX?: See Urgen Care doc for X-ray to rule out fracture...
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Strain, sprain,: contusion, or even fracture. If pain persists, you should see a doctor for accurate diagnosis.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
46 years experience Family Medicine
Tincture of time: I suspect that this was a severe bruise. If it is black and blue this is more of a sign this will take a while. If it is slowly getting better that is ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Toes Can Hurt.: The degree of the injury to the toe is directly related to the force the stubbing. Bruising and swelling is your body trying to stabilize the toe in p ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Deborah Josefson
28 years experience Internal Medicine
ICE, AND ELEVATE,: ICE THE HAND TO REDUCE SWELLING ELEVATE TO HELP DRAIN THE FLUID AND GET IMAGING OR VISIT AN ORTHOPEDIC DOC TO MAKE SURE NOTHING IS BROKEN OR SPRAINED.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Follow up: Usually when you are seen in the ER, you are given a follow up appointment with a specialist. I would encourage you to be seen , particularly if you ... Read More
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