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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
The injury : Itself could cause the swelling, be happy there is no pain.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience in General Surgery
Its possible: If the foot injury is on the same side as the phlebitis, it is possible. In the area of treatment, you still need an anticoagulant (aspirin, Heparin s ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
22 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Get diagnosed first: There are many different forms of foot injuries. I recommend that someone with a foot injury should be seen by orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon for ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Callahan
23 years experience in Podiatry
See a physician: If you crushed your foot you should see a podiatrist. Aside from broken bones of primary concern would be the formation of a compartment syndrome wher ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
See below: If you have pain, swelling or deformity you probably have an injury.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bernstein
31 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
RICE: R= rest i= ice c= compression ie ace wrap e= elevation.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience in Podiatry
What type?: There are many types of injuries of the feet ranging from minor to severe and treatment and recovery varies accordingly.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience in Podiatry
Depends on injury: Rest and ice/elevation for simple injury without structural problem. Ligamen tor tendon injury or tear require immobilization and sometimes surgery.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eugene Batelli
22 years experience in Podiatry
Depends: On the injury.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience in Podiatry
Depends: It depends on the type of injury you have. You need to ask what your limitations are from the foot specialist that has been treating your injury. Yo ... Read More

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